Corallina

Original Text: 
The Westminster Problems Book: Prose and Verse, comp. N.G. Royde Smith, from The Sanctuary Westminster Gazette Competitions, 1904-1907 (London: Methuen, 1908): 260. Keynes J.5.8 Cambridge University Library
1Mary, in a fit of blues,
2Put the baby up the flues.
3Mother said, ."Oh, what a bore!
4Now the kitchen fire won't draw.."
Publication Start Year: 
1906
RPO poem Editors: 
Ian Lancashire
RPO Edition: 
2004
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