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Ogden Nash - The Guppy

Whales have calves, 
Cats have kittens, 
Bears have cubs, 
Bats have bittens, 
Swans have cygnets, 
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Poet: Ogden Nash
Poem: The Guppy
Poem of the Day: Dec 30 2004

Comment 2 of 2, added on May 23rd, 2005 at 11:32 AM.

i really liked your poem. youwrite good poems. this is the best poems i have read so far and i really like this poem.

brittany from United States
Comment 1 of 2, added on March 27th, 2005 at 2:39 PM.

I always include this in a poetry reading. The light-heartedness and irony help "seal the deal", especially after some more serious pieces. I usually close with this poem--always leave 'em laughing. Thanks Ogden Nash! (I memorized this the first time I read it in 7th grade.)

Gloria from United States

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