Toulouse
from 'The Book of Nonsense' by Edward Lear 1812-1888

There was an Old Man of Toulouse,
Who purchased a new pair of Shoes;
          When they asked, "Are they pleasant?" -
          He said, "Not at present!"
That turbid Old Man of Toulouse.

 
There was an Old Man of Toulouse . . .
 
 
 
 
 
 
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