Was a duck, porcupine (to grammar I bow not)
Became Duckupine, but how I know not.
Stork tells turtle, "Indeed it's a delight-
Our Stortle shape is exactly right! "
Parrot-Head Lizard feels decidedly silly:
Must he spurn all bugs for a raw green chili?
The goat now hatches a plan to wed-
Mounts scorpion's neck-body unites with head!
The giraffe's reluctant to wander nearby
With his grasshopper wings, he longs to fly.
Says the cow, "What disease has entered the pen
That my rear belongs to a rascally hen? "
Observe the Whalephant: whale wants the sea;
Elephant says, "It's the jungle for you and me."
The lion has no horns, that's his woe-
He joins with a deer; and now antlers grow!
[Original: খিচুড়ি , Translation by: Prasenjit Gupta]
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