HOW DOTH THE LITTLE CROCODILE - Bliss Carman Poems

 
 

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HOW DOTH THE LITTLE CROCODILE


"How doth the little crocodile
  Improve his shining tail,
And pour the waters of the Nile
  On every golden scale!

How cheerfully he seems to grin,
  How neatly spreads his claws,
And welcomes little fishes in
  With gently smiling jaws!"