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A Moral Alphabet by  Hilaire Belloc


 

 

Z FOR ZEBU

Z
FOR THIS ZEBU,

[Illustration]

who (like all Zebus)

Is held divine by scrupulous Hindoos.

(Von Kettner writes it "Zebu"; Wurst "Zebu";

I split the difference and use the two.

MORAL

Idolatry, as you are well aware,

Is highly reprehensible. But there,

We needn't bother,—when we get to Z

Our interest in the Alphabet is dead.


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