Poet Edward Lear

Poems Comments

Limerick:There Was An Old Man, On Whose Nose

There was an Old Man, on whose nose,
Most birds of the air could repose;
But they all flew away
At the closing of day,
Which relieved that Old Man and his nose.

Poem topics:

Rate this poem:

Add Limerick:There Was An Old Man, On Whose Nose poem to your favorites

Add Poet Edward Lear to your favorites

Popular Poets

George Sterling (10 poems)
George Moses Horton (2 poems)
Ridgely Torrence (4 poems)
William Walsh (1 poems)
James Martin Devaney (2 poems)
Nick Carbo (5 poems)
Elizabeth Bishop (3 poems)
Delmira Agustini (5 poems)
Joseph Furphy (4 poems)
Nahum Tate (1 poems)

Popular Poems

Inscription Under The Picture Of An Aged Negro-Woman, by James Montgomery
A Sanitary Message, by Bret Harte
A Day Of Sunshine, by Bjørnstjerne Bjørnson
Sir, Say No More, by Trumbull Stickney
Dies Irae, by Thomas Babbington Macaulay
Sweet Mountains—Ye tell Me no lie, by Emily Dickinson
Be Drunk, by Charles Baudelaire
Sing Not Of Beauty, by Freeman E. Miller
To The Others, by Katharine Tynan
Election Ballad For Westerha', by Robert Burns