Oh, If I Were a Dogfish.
I'd chase the catfish up a coral tree;
And if I saw a school of minnows slim,
I'd join them that I might be in the swim.
But if I were a shark, in English too,
I'd surely write more couplets than these few.
__Clyde L. Davis.
A Kansan At Large
Clyde L. Davis
(Forest Hills, New York: Bernice Carter Davis. 1924)