On Digital Extremities

Gelett Burgess 1866 (Boston) – 1951



I'd Rather have Fingers than Toes;
     I'd Rather have Ears than a Nose;
         And As for my Hair,
         I'm Glad it's All There;
     I'll be Awfully Sad, when it Goes!

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