[Editor: A limerick published in Aussie: The Australian Soldiers’ Magazine, no. 1, 18 January 1918.]
[There was a Young Hun of Berlin]
There was a young Hun of Berlin
Who picked up a bomb with the pin;
When he took the pin out he was sent with a clout
To the place all Huns should be in.
Aussie: The Australian Soldiers’ Magazine, no. 1, 18 January 1918, page 9
Hun = Germans (“Hun” could be used in a singular sense to refer to an individual German, as well as in a collective sense to refer to the German military or to Germans in general) (similar to the usage of “Fritz”)