An old maid in the land of Aloha

Original Text: 
William S. Baring-Gould, The Lure of the Limerick (New York: Clarkson N. Potter, 1967): 114.
2Got wrapped in the coils of a boa;
3     And as the snake squeezed,
4     The old maid, not displeased,


1] the land of Aloha: Hawaii. Back to Line
5] Samoa: south-west Pacific islands? `some more!' (south European accent)? Back to Line
RPO poem Editors: 
Ian Lancashire
RPO Edition: 
RPO 1999.