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Constantly Torment

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Constantly Torment

Tears well in my eyes; don't let anyone see
Patch the broken parts over and over
Let no one know I am late for the show
Again, unconcern seems my plot
Friends don't desire your lights
Lard biscuits don't make you slender
Taste and know; It ain't for show

Tastes change and remove a familiar flavor
no lard to make those butter biscuits today
Hushpuppy corn bread is the way to go

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  1. Date: 6/7/2012 5:08:00 PM
    A forlorn cook, a baker too. She stayed inside and just felt blue. She ate herself into a coma. She just couldn' resist that sweet aroma. Thank you for you nice comments on my poems Doris. Have a lovely day. :)

  1. Date: 5/14/2012 9:12:00 AM
    Doris you are so special, your poetry drives me wild, the way you write, tell me you should have been born in the yorkshire dales. harry

  1. Date: 5/14/2012 9:08:00 AM
    ? makes me hungry....? smile, Cindy

  1. Date: 4/23/2012 11:40:00 PM
    this seems sad, Doris. About the butter biscuits, I think I heard lard made them really yummy!! but the hushpuppy corn bread sure sounds good too.

  1. Date: 4/23/2012 12:25:00 PM
    I guess lard biscuits won't make you slender but I like Sara's thoughts of angel biscuits nice and light. Lovely poem Doris. love phyl

  1. Date: 4/23/2012 9:38:00 AM
    Yes, those biscuits need to be light now instead of heavy..Do you have my angel biscuit recipe? If not, good one to have for they are lighter than those heavy biscuits..Great write about the topic..Thanks for stopping by..Mom

  1. Date: 4/20/2012 9:32:00 PM
    Hushpuppy corn bread? I never heard of Hushpuppy? Tell me about it.. :o) Soup mail me.

  1. Date: 4/19/2012 3:37:00 PM
    I think that this is not too heavy a torment Doris..? always like direct from life writes..) and you have done great with this Doris..

  1. Date: 4/16/2012 12:04:00 PM
    Touching, keep up the good penning and the great work.xoxo - Laila

  1. Date: 4/9/2012 1:16:00 PM
    Wow I like your poetry style I enjoy reading your poetry once again I chose the right poem to read. I really needed to hear it from a good poet like you. I will look forward to reading more and more of your poetry take care always friendly Patricia.

  1. Date: 4/9/2012 11:22:00 AM
    It is not always life brings what we want most, touching poem Doris. Hope you had a nice Easter.- oxox Anne-Lise