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Day One

Day one I showed up

ready to start working at

Der Wienerschnitzel.

My first day was my last day.

The trainer was a *wiener!

*slang for a jerk
(True story from my youth
for Linda's Day One Poetry Contest)

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  1. Date: 8/27/2013 3:23:00 PM
    ha ha nice one short and sweet

  1. Date: 7/31/2013 5:45:00 PM
    Cute one so they were real weiners. ha phyl

  1. Date: 7/8/2013 6:25:00 PM
    You lasted the whole day eh, I'm impressed lol. I'm sure you can handle jerks better now ha ha. Take care, Richard. Oh nearly forgot, congratulations

  1. Date: 7/8/2013 2:33:00 AM
    HA... LIKE THIS ONE VERY VERY MUCH!! Enjoy your schnitzel!

  1. Date: 7/7/2013 7:32:00 AM
    Congratulations Andrea.....this is a really cute poem...made me smile again...

  1. Date: 7/6/2013 2:15:00 PM
    good story from your youth

  1. Date: 7/6/2013 11:15:00 AM
    Oh well some days just go like that Andrea..have had a chuckle while I visited though..'

  1. Date: 7/6/2013 6:08:00 AM
    Smiling again reading this one.

  1. Date: 7/5/2013 11:37:00 PM
    thank you for your day one entry and win... congrats!!! :-) From: Linda

  1. Date: 7/5/2013 10:46:00 PM
    LOL...I like this! :D

  1. Date: 7/5/2013 9:33:00 PM
    ha ha,,, not what I was looking for in my contest... sorry i spotted this one, and had to comment.. it was funny... thank you Andrea,,,, love...Linda

  1. Date: 7/5/2013 8:42:00 PM
    The deed is done...Thanks for the advice!

  1. Date: 7/5/2013 4:13:00 PM
    lol, love it : )

  1. Date: 7/5/2013 3:56:00 PM
    sure love this, different from you Andrea, but nothing surprises me anymore, regarding your wonderful talent!, not around much lately, but glad to call, i will again trust me....

  1. Date: 7/5/2013 6:43:00 AM
    hehehe, felt like saying poor "wiener" Andrea, just kidding.. thanks for the laughs with this one :) love Wilma

  1. Date: 7/4/2013 8:40:00 PM

  1. Date: 7/4/2013 7:36:00 PM
    Andrea - Yes, as far as I know all of the lines in the 'Twisted Thoughts' AND the 'Commercial Slam' series are my own creation...Of course, I would NEVER knowing plagerize!...On some I went to the internet just to make sure...Now you've got me wondering, so my plan is to do all of them now and of course, if I find anything, I will delete and issue an apology...I am going to go ahead and delete the food one now, and if I find it's all my own, repost in 3 parts as you suggested

    Ryerson Avatar Tim Ryerson
    Date: 7/4/2013 8:38:00 PM Block poet from commenting on your poetry

    I may go ahead and delete all of them because it's not really poetry and doesn't belong on a poetry site
  1. Date: 7/4/2013 2:26:00 PM
    Hahahaha.......this is so adorable! I can relate :-).....Love Roobs xxxx

  1. Date: 7/4/2013 11:35:00 AM
    Haaa!!...Bet he was a real 'hot dog' too!...And the winner is: Andrea!...Come on up Andie and say a few words to your fans! (Wild applause, whistles, etc.) anDIE!-anDIE!-anDIE! Yeyyyyyyy!...'Aw shucks y'all, I'm speechless...First of all, I'd like to thank by good friend, Tim Ryerson...Come on up, Tim!...

  1. Date: 7/4/2013 10:46:00 AM
    Glad that your first work experience did not stop you from finding a job that suited you..Enjoyed reading this morning..Never heard that word used in that way..Live and learn..Thanks for stopping by..Your comments are valuable to me..Briton Riviere did some fantastic paintings..I enjoyed looking at them everyone.Sara