Thursday, April 1, 2021

Silver Owl & Pussycat

"The Owl and the Pussy-cat went to sea
In a beautiful pea-green boat . . ."

~ Edward Lear ~
Thanks to Nancy & Tina for this silver pair!

If you're searching for a little literary levity on April Fools Day, check out these writers who see a whimsical humor in the passing seasons and merging months:

1. Nonsense poetry by Edward Lear (1812 - 1888)

2. Absurdist drama by Eugène Ionesco (1909 – 1994)

"February instead of February;
April-May instead of April-May

#3. Spare verse by Emily Dickinson (1830 - 1886)

" Dear March . . . That April"

. . . "A little Madness in the Spring
Is wholesome even for the King..."

So, have a little fun
on April Fools Day!
Thanks Gene & Gerry!

Thanks Boo!
"That Aprille with his shoures soote

Thanks to my friend Ellen
for sharing this one!

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