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Quotation by Cosmo Monkhouse
There was a young lady of Niger
Who smiled as she rode on a Tiger;
They came back from the ride
With the lady inside,
And the smile on the face of the Tiger.
Cosmo Monkhouse (1840–1901), British poet. There Was a Young Lady of Niger (attributed to Monkhouse) (l. 1–5). . .
Norton Book of Light Verse, The. Russell Baker, ed. (1986) W. W. Norton & Company.
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