Christopher Logue 1926 – 2011

A short Cleihew verse to mark the passing of proper poet and comic versifier Christopher Logue, who has died at the age of 85.

Cristopher Logue’s glories

Include his True Stories

His poetry, politics and the storylines

Of Count Palmiro Vicarion’s bawdy rhymes


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