Two and Two, by Joseph Ashby-Sterry

Group of four young schoolgirls singing as they dance round the maypole – State Library of New South Wales FL1445193, via Wikimedia Commons

A poem celebrating the beauty and charm of four schoolgirls aged from 10 to 16. They are ready to seduce and ensnare future husbands. Again, Ashby-Sterry states his special fondness for the one aged 16. CONTINUE READING / CONTINUER LA LECTURE…