A Talkative Man from Seattle

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A talkative man from Seattle
Would spend his days speaking to cattle.
When asked what he said
One old cow shook her head
And replied, “Why, it’s nothing but prattle!”

 — Kenn Nesbitt

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Reading Level: Grade 3

Topics: Animal Poems, Limerick, Poems about Kooky Characters


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