Old Man of Hull

William Cosmo Monkhouse

There once was an old man of Hull,
Who dined off a very large bull,
He added two geese
And a large Stilton cheese,
And then he declared he was full.

Hull. It is what it is.


Main Location:

Hull, Yorkshire, England

The Old Man of Hull dining off his bull. Illustration of Monkhouse's limerick by the poet G. K. Chesterton.