From epoch to era he'd flounder
Now 'Hotep--or Kharis--has found her
And though she says "no"
He knows he's her beau
So schleps here and there just to hound her.
In The Mummy's Curse (Leslie Goodwins; 1944), Princess Ananka (Virginia Christine) is pursued by Kharis, the Mummy (Lon Chaney Jr.). Imhotep was the Mummy's name in the 1932 original. Title by sticky Donald B. Benson.