The Python

The Python

 

 

A Python I should not advise,—
It needs a doctor for its eyes,
And has the measles yearly.

 

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However, if you feel inclined
To get one (to improve your mind,
And not from fashion merely),

 

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Allow no music near its cage;
And when it flies into a rage
Chastise it, most severely.

 

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I had an aunt in Yucatan
Who bought a Python from a man
And kept it for a pet.
She died, because she never knew
These simple little rules and few;—

 

 

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The Snake is living yet.

 



Pictures by Lord Ian Basil Gawaine Temple, Lord Blackwood. Public Domain.


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