E. Clerihew Bentley

A few words about the inventor of the Clerihew, E. Clerihew Bentley.

E. Clerihew Bentley

Treated his subjects quite gently

I think you will probably find

These verses are rather less kind


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Verse.org.uk likes to mark significant moments in public life with a short verse - usually in Clerihew form. We've tightened our poetic belt and cut everything right back to the bare essentials. Every verse on this site takes up fewer than 140 characters, so feel free to tweet them to your friends.

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