‘The Tern’ by Spike Milligan

[  # 83 of My Favourite Short Poems  ]



The Tern


Said the mother Tern to her baby Tern

“Would you like a brother?”

Said the baby Tern to the mother Tern,

“Yes, one good Tern deserves another.”


By Spike Milligan



Reprinted from ‘The BIG BOOK of POEMS’, by Roger McGough and Gyles Brandreth and Friends, Published in 1999 by Andre Deutsch Classics


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