the madgawd's cookedbook Pg 2
there was a madgawd who looked for clues
so he put on his chequered gum shoes
to find who stole his scene
some suspected athene
but the madgawd did himself accuse
author's notes- not a Limerick it's a lymberbrick
gumshoe -originally used to describe a thief in late 1800 before been used to describe a detective in the early 1900 based on the shoes sole that they wore.