The Unfortunate Giraffe

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From the book Artful Anticks

The Unfortunate Giraffe by Oliver Herford
There was once a Giraffe who said, “What
Do I want with my tea strong or hot?
For my throat’s such a length,
The tea loses its strength,
And is cold ere it reaches the spot.”

 — Oliver Herford


From the Book Artful Anticks