There was a young lady in blue

There was a young lady in blue...  (1872) 
by Edward Lear
Picture by Edward Lear
A reading of "There was a young lady in blue"

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 There was a young lady in blue,
 Who said, 'Is it you, Is it you?'
 When they said, 'Yes, it is,' --
 She replied only, 'Whizz!'
 That ungracious young lady in blue.
 
 <Publ. 1872>