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Doggerel Bank

To dwell  in the realm of Doggerel Bank
Shows the writer up as  a crank.
Should anyone my poems  stoop  to chronicle,
I would surely be ranked with Willie McGonagall.

Whether I rise with lark or cockerel
My poems sink to the depths of Doggerel
If nocturnal like bat or owl
My verses stink of murder most foul.

With  reason then will I  abjure rhyme
Writing bad verse is worse than a crime
No more will I a poetaster be
And so  I set my readers free..

So fair fortune to those who versify well
Adieu to my readers , my final farewell.

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  1. Date: 12/22/2012 2:18:00 PM
    well be nice it is after all Christmas. The season to be jolly and then we may say why? Then really it is sad for many.

  1. Date: 11/12/2012 5:32:00 AM
    lol,nice write Denis

  1. Date: 7/24/2012 6:16:00 AM
    Bye then , seems a shame co i enjoyed that xx