Below is the poem entitled Kayak Fishing Surprise which was written by poet
Locksley. Please feel free to comment on this poem. However, please remember, PoetrySoup is a place of encouragement and growth.
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Ole Les set out by kayak from the shore
Big blue marlin rose from the ocean floor
Nipped his bait, gave Les a tow
Water-logged craft sank below
Friends shook their heads and said, "No Les, no more"
Written for John Freeman's "Fishing" limerick contest
Okay, the man's name wasn't Les ,but this video shows two kayaks being towed 11
miles by marlins. I took a little poetic license with the ending too. Both men
survived. If you fish you will be amazed by this video: