The Hedgehog

By J. J. Bell
The Hedgehog sleeps beneath the hedge—
      As you may sometimes see—
And I prefer it sleeping there
      To sleeping here with me!

Source: The Random House Book of Poetry for Children (1983)

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Poet J. J. Bell

Subjects Nature, Animals, Arts & Sciences, Humor & Satire

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SUBJECT Nature, Animals, Arts & Sciences, Humor & Satire

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