My report was on Charles Lutwidge Dodgson,
Though hes much better known
As Lewis Carroll, to everyone,
So general knowledge has shown.
If you have not noticed, at this time,
To honor the Lewis Carroll name,
This entire biography is in rhyme,
So we can better understand his brain.
Continuing; he was born in January,
The twenty-seventh, in fact.
In a place called Daresbury;
(Daresbury Parsonage to be exact.)
A curious youth, with an incurable stammer,
Deaf in his right ear, from an illness
Very quiet, and well-mannered,
But creative, nonetheless.
He moved to Croft Rectory,
And left for school at fourteen
To the Rugby Academy,
Where the boys were spiteful and quite mean.
Though most days he was miserable and dejected,
Lewis Carroll still graduated.
Then, to Christ Church in Oxford, he was accepted,
His thirst for knowledge never sated.
Though guilty of a bit of slacking,
He still excelled at mathematics,
And even though his grades were lacking,
He obtained a lectureship.
It was as a