“A bridge engineer, Mr. Crumpett ...”

By Anonymous Anonymous
A bridge engineer, Mr. Crumpett,
Built a bridge for the good River Bumpett.
    A mistake in the plan
    Left a gap in the span,
But he said, “Well, they'll just have to jump it.”

Source: Knock at a Star (1999)

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