1. One of my favorite Edward Gorey poems.  This is the actual illustration.
"a dreary young bank clerk named Fenniswished to foster an aura of menaceto make people afraidhe wore gloves of grey suedeand white footgear intended for tennis.”that was from memory because I can’t find that one online, but I think its right.

    One of my favorite Edward Gorey poems.  This is the actual illustration.

    "a dreary young bank clerk named Fennis
    wished to foster an aura of menace
    to make people afraid
    he wore gloves of grey suede
    and white footgear intended for tennis.”
    that was from memory because I can’t find that one online, but I think its right.