Rain Is Fun

Rain is fun
As it splashes and sploshes.
I like to skitter in it
With my old galoshes.
I like it when raindrops
Pounce on my head
And trickle and dribble
And chill my nose red.
I like it when the wispy wind
Joins in the spree
And tousles my hair
As I frolic—whoopee!

[illustration] Illustrated by Neil Brown