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Napoleon, the Bonaparte,

was, to be sure, a wee upstart.

't was good to see he got his due.

At Waterloo.

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Frank E Gibbard

Nice example of the form and a historic one Waxwings. Frank

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No, tthe rhyming of due & Waterloo somehow jumped into my mind along with the notion that a clerihew on Napoleon should be fun. Glad you guys enjoyed it. I certainly was happy to have come up with it.

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