This is a poem about a millipede. The word worms is used loosely, because worms have no legs!

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Written by Malcolm Douglas for "St. Nicholas Book of Verse."



Read by Mama Lisa.

Thanks and Acknowledgements

Image from "Dictionnaire universel d'histoire naturelle," v. 3 1849 - Atlas (Zoologie-Botanique) by Charles Dessalines d'Orbigny.