by Edward Lear (1812 - 1888), as Derry Down Derry

There was a young lady from Norway
Language: English 
There was a young lady from Norway
Who casually sat in a doorway.
When the door squeezed her flat, 
She exclaimed, "What of that?"
That courageous young lady from Norway.

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This text was added to the website between May 1995 and September 2003.
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Word count: 30