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The Masque

The Masque By Rick Rucker I go about my daily task, Covered by my spiffy mask, I ride Silver into town, To save those, trodden down, Accompanied, as I am, by Tonto, I must get the bad guys, pronto! It would seem to be my Fate, To clean up a town in half an hour, never late! I wear the mask, not as a disguise, It helps accentuate my eyes, I should really ride my horse side saddle, But it would be awkward going into battle! Next, I am thinking of adding, to my mask, some lace, I think it would help to frame my face! I never stay in one place, Quickly, out of town we race, I am thinking of growing a mullet, So much less expensive a memory than a silver bullet! As we ride out, past the church and steeple, I think I will join The Village People!

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  1. Date: 7/24/2011 6:45:00 PM
    this is a funny one . Never thought of him in that manner and always having only a half hour to clean up a town. He's better'n I thought . HI O SILVER AWAY ! side saddle haha I can just picture it with the lace of his mask flying in the wind. enjoyed the laugh and your win. Congrats to you Rick

  1. Date: 7/24/2011 4:05:00 PM
    Congrats Rick on a fantastico win my friend in Mask .. a superb presentation of composition luv... as awesome as u my here...107 ..ah...

  1. Date: 7/24/2011 11:48:00 AM
    Congratulations on your well deserved win in Nette's "Mask" contest Rick. Love, Carol

  1. Date: 7/23/2011 3:35:00 PM
    Rick, a cool job. Congratulations. Agape, Moses

  1. Date: 7/21/2011 4:57:00 AM
    absolutely clever! tight verse and funnier than heck! Bravo

  1. Date: 7/21/2011 4:40:00 AM
    Hi Yo Silver, and Awaaay.....Go get those bad guys!