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The Gardener and the Rabbit

The Gardener and the Rabbit


I came across a rabbit, in my garden neat
He calls into my garden, and finds my grass a treat.
I watched for several hours, he seemed so soft and cute
Then he ate up all my flowers and made contact with my boot.
Next day he came a calling and on my grass did chew
“Now should I go and shoot him and pop him in a stew”?
But then I had the idea, to kill him with my knife
But when I went to get it, he introduced his wife.
Confused, I sat a thinking of all the if’s and maybe’s
But if that was not enough, his wife gave birth to babies.
I invited them to move in, my garden now a bog
To add insult to my injury, they brought along their frog!





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  1. Date: 7/3/2010 10:05:00 PM
    to adorable, gave me a much needed chuckle

  1. Date: 6/13/2010 11:04:00 PM
    Oh, that's cute! He couldn't kill the rabbit. Ahh!

  1. Date: 6/13/2010 5:29:00 PM
    Oh, my, this is very delightful. I really enjoyed it!! Luv, Andrea

  1. Date: 6/7/2010 3:29:00 AM
    poor bunny, ouch! When you kicked his furry littlecute hide. I like the if's that made you give him and his family a living chance. Enjoyed,..Sidney LeeAnn

  1. Date: 6/6/2010 10:04:00 PM
    This is really funny, Roger, and it reminds me of the fat squirrel who's been digging up my impations. No need to resort to a knife or a boot, though. They make sticky pads for trapping mice. Put a few around your garden and the rabbit will be sliding down our driveway on sticky pad skis. Enjoyed! Love, Carolyn

  1. Date: 6/6/2010 10:22:00 AM
    Ha Ha, cute write. 4th line made me chuckle, the contact being accidental of course ;) Delightful to read. Thanks a million for your great comments ~ Sharon :)

  1. Date: 6/5/2010 5:21:00 PM
    A very nice creative write

  1. Date: 6/5/2010 4:39:00 PM
    So enjoyed reading your creative write tonight Roger.. with luv from the "Sweetheart"

  1. Date: 6/5/2010 2:53:00 PM
    Giggling thats so sweet Sarah x