A long time ago, before you were born,
Lived a beast with eyes of flame and horns!
Your great grandfather defeated the Jabberwock beast,
And returned home to a magnificent victory feast!
‘I’m going to find my own Jabberwock!’ the little boy said,
As he marched past his dad towards the garden shed.
‘I’ll need a sword and helmet for my big adventure.
Then into Tulgey Wood I’ll venture!’
The boy bravely marched through Tulgey Wood,
To find a Jabberwock; oh how he wished he could!
He tried to remember the words his father said,
When he saw something move in the trees ahead…