What caught my attention was the marvelous rhyme of loaf. He and trophy!
Worthy of Byron almost.
> Jerome Walsh wrote:
> We biblical types tend to commit atrocious puns. I wrote this many
> years ago, even before "Cats" burst upon the stage (or at least before
> I had ever heard of the play). Punsters will enjoy it. (I count seven
> puns in the last line.) Others, please forgive me.
> T. S. Eliot’s not one to loaf. He
> Deserves for his light verse a trophy.