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Fatty Bum Bum

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Fatty Bum Bum

How did I end up in this state? 
I'm always fighting with my weight, 
I'd like to put it down to fate, 
but that ain't honest! 

I know for sure what I do wrong, 
I've known the truth all along, 
but I always sing a different song, 
and that ain't honest! 

I've tried to blame my family, 
for passing the fat gene down to me, 
and making me a big fat'B', 
but that ain't honest.

So now I'm gonna face the fact, 
I have to make me a slimming pact, 
and with exercise I must react.
Now, that is honest!

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  1. Date: 5/7/2012 2:27:00 PM
    Tom I like this, sure it's not true though, if for the contest good luck..David

    Higgins Avatar Tom Higgins
    Date: 5/7/2012 2:31:00 PM Block poet from commenting on your poetry

    David, thank you for reading it, I don't seem to be able to enter the competition, it tells me it is full up! This poem was poem of the day recently on, but I think I have written better ones.