[ # 94 of My Favourite Short Poems ]
‘A Silly Poem’ . . . Spike Milligan
Said Hamlet to Ophelia,
I’ll draw a sketch of thee,
What kind of pencil shall I use?
2B or not 2B?
. . . GENIUS POET – TRULY SILLY POEM !!! N.B. 2B is an indicator used in the primary UK graphite grading scale to measure the hardness of a pencil’s graphite core.