There was an Old Person of Dean, Who dined on one pea and one bean; For he said, "More than that would make me too fat," That cautious Old Person of Dean.
There was an Old Man of the North, Who fell into a basin of broth; But a laudable cook, Fished him out with a hook, Which saved that Old Man of the North.
There was an Old Man with a gong, Who bumped at it all day long. But they called out, no more, You're a horrid old bore, So they smashed that Old Man with a gong.
There once was a man from Peru, Who had a lot of growing up to do. He'd ring a doorbell, then run like hell, Until the owner shot him with a .22
There was an Old Person of Basing, Whose presence of mind was amazing; He purchased a steed, Which he rode at full speed, And escaped from the people of Basing.
A Peruvian pervert named Bruno Once said, "There is one thing I do know: A woman is fine, A boy is divine, But a llama is numero uno!"
There was a young lady named Rose, Who had a large wart on her nose. When she had it removed, Her appearance improved, But her glasses slipped down to her toes. She followed her nose, One day, I suppose, And no one knows which way she went.
Remember when nearly sixteen, On your very first date as a teen. At the movies? If yes, Then I bet you can't guess, What was shown on the cinema screen.
There was an Old Man of Whitehaven, Who danced a quadrille with a raven; But they said, 'It's absurd To encourage this bird!' So they smashed that Old Man of Whitehaven.
There was on Old Man of the Isles, Whose face was pervaded with smiles; He sung high dum diddle, And played on the fiddle, That amiable Man of the Isles.
I met her in chat, she was neat, her photo was pretty, petite. we met for a meal, I saw her for real, I screamed and then ran down the street!
My ambition, said old Mr. King, Is to live as a bird on the wing. Then he climbed up a steeple, Which scared all the people, So they caged him and taught him to sing.
There was an Old Person of Ewell, Who chiefly subsisted on gruel; But to make it more nice He inserted some mice, Which refreshed that Old Person of Ewell.
A canner, exceedingly canny, One morning remarked to his granny. A canner can can, Anything that he can, But a canner can't can a can, can he?.
There was an Old Person of Anerley, Whose conduct was strange and unmannerly; He rushed down the Strand With a pig in each hand, But returned in the evening to Anerley.
I once had a gerbil named Bobby, Who had an unusual hobby. He chewed on a cord, and now -- oh my lord, now all that's left is a blobby.
There was an Old Man at a casement, Who held up his hands in amazement; When they said, 'Sir, you'll fall!' He replied, 'Not at all!' That incipient Old Man at a casement.
There was an Old Man of the Dee, Who was sadly annoyed by a flea; When he said, 'I will scratch it,' They gave him a hatchet, Which grieved that Old Man of the Dee.
There was an Old Man of New York, Who murdered himself with a fork; But nobody cried though he very soon died,- For that silly Old Man of New York.
There was a Young Lady of Turkey, Who wept when the weather was murky; When the day turned out fine, She ceased to repine, That capricious Young Lady of Turkey.
There was a Young Lady of Dorking, Who bought a large bonnet for walking; But its colour and size, So bedazzled her eyes, That she very soon went back to Dorking.
There was an Old Man of Cape Horn, Who wished he had never been born; So he sat on a chair, Till he died of despair, That dolorous Man of Cape Horn.
There was an Old Man of Melrose, Who walked on the tips of his toes; But they said, 'It ain't pleasant, To see you at present, You stupid Old Man of Melrose.
There was an Old Person of Cadiz, Who was always polite to all ladies; But in handing his daughter, He fell into the water, Which drowned that Old Person of Cadiz.
There was a Young Girl of Majorca, Whose aunt was a very fast walker; She walked seventy miles, And leaped fifteen stiles, Which astonished that Girl of Majorca.
Amazingly, antelope stew, Is supposedly better for you. Than a goulash of rat, Or Hungarian cat, But I guess that something you knew.
An extremely slim model, Miss Slater, Was attacked by a croc and it ate 'er. Said her trainer, Tough deal, What a horrible meal, We should throw it some greens and potater.
There was an Old Man who said, 'Well! Will nobody answer this bell? I have pulled day and night, Till my hair has grown white, But nobody answers this bell!'
There was an Old Man with a beard, Who sat on a horse when he reared; But they said, "Never mind! You will fall off behind, You propitious Old Man with a beard!"
There was an Old Person of Hurst, Who drank when he was not athirst; When they said, 'You'll grw fatter,' He answered, 'What matter?' That globular Person of Hurst.