Happy Birthday Sir Tom

A birthday poem in Clerihew style to celebrate the 90th birthday of Sir Tom Finney, the finest footballer England has ever produced, and a man of great modesty.

Sir Tom Finney

With a dip and a shimmy

A swerve and a glide

Would have graced any side



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