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The Real Monsters

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The Real Monsters

double Chaney Lugosi and Karloff
those four are the most known monsters all time
and each monster they portrayed had spinoff
I grew up with those monsters on prime time

my mother saw them in the theatres
I saw them years later on the tv
the Cheneys’ monsters hasn’t been better
today the classic monsters hard to see

those monsters like poetry my fine wine
my mother enjoyed Dracula the most
Abbott and Costello met Frankenstein
all the monsters today are way to gross

Lon didn’t want his son to follow him
the wolfman out lived his father’s phantom


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  1. Date: 2/8/2013 5:50:00 PM
    Oh the good ol' days very cute

    Heemstra Avatar Robert Heemstra
    Date: 2/8/2013 11:19:00 PM Block poet from commenting on your poetry


    Those were the days... Thanks Donna
  1. Date: 2/8/2013 5:14:00 PM
    I remember them well....Thanks for your comment on my work..........Rick

  1. Date: 2/8/2013 6:55:00 AM
    Interesting topic chosen on which to pen some lines..Sara

    Heemstra Avatar Robert Heemstra
    Date: 2/8/2013 11:21:00 PM Block poet from commenting on your poetry


    I love watching some old movies. Thanks sara