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Sushi

Wife desired some Japanese

     Sushi if you please

          Seaweed wrapped 'round octopus

               Pickled ginger plus

                    Some mackerel raw

                         Salmon jaw

                              Yuck!

Placed No. 3 in Gwendolen Rix's "Fast Food Epulaeryu" Contest - May 2011

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  1. Date: 5/7/2011 6:55:00 AM
    Congratulations Bob on your win in Gwendolen's contest. Love, Carol

  1. Date: 5/7/2011 2:27:00 AM
    i just likeyyy this, robert.. well-deserved win with my big cheers! :) huggs!

  1. Date: 5/6/2011 8:45:00 PM
    EWWWW, sounds nasty!! My students have made sushi for me that was pretty good, with tuna or egg!! Congrats on your win, Robert.

  1. Date: 5/6/2011 3:14:00 PM
    Yuck is right. The sushi, not your poem, it was very good. Congrats.

  1. Date: 5/6/2011 2:34:00 PM
    This is such a creative entry, Bob. Delighted to see you near the top. Congratulations on your win in Gwendolen's contest. Love, Carolyn

  1. Date: 5/6/2011 1:48:00 PM
    Congrats Bob on your big win in the fast food contest with this super yummy treat ..but not for me to eat..haha.. enjoy anothe big win with luv..

  1. Date: 5/6/2011 12:50:00 PM
    Great epulaeryu, but yes this sounds 'yuck' to me too! A great win xx

  1. Date: 5/6/2011 11:55:00 AM
    Congrats Robert on your well deserved win--kash

  1. Date: 5/6/2011 11:48:00 AM
    Loved it right away on first read. Congrats Robert on your very well deserved win. A nice, creative write..gautami

  1. Date: 5/6/2011 8:11:00 AM
    Didn't know sushi could even be a fast food type til my son showed me recently. I love how it all began with your wife's request. You have a flare of gentleman's manners in this write. I was hoping and praying the last line for you was NOT gonna be BARF or SPIT! lol. U are a good sport. Thanks for participating in this contest. Great work. Gwendolen

  1. Date: 5/3/2011 1:29:00 PM
    Ah! the Epulaeryu too has a raw and fresh touch to it.Very nice one for this contest .Good luck Robert...

  1. Date: 5/2/2011 11:29:00 AM
    love this one a great write, good luck in the contest.

  1. Date: 4/30/2011 8:17:00 PM
    Hi Red-faced Bob..So, u want me to win my OWN CONTEST, huh? Hilarious. Thanks for supporting the Fast Food Epulaeryu contest. It has been fun reading these scrumptious entries. There is SUCH A THING as a vegetable roll. Skip the fish type. Gwendolen

  1. Date: 4/28/2011 11:27:00 PM
    HUNGRY NOW...MUST EAT. Sushi and SAKI, Yummy NOW!. ---This is how I talk when I see sushi

  1. Date: 4/28/2011 6:21:00 PM
    Well Bob am not a sushi lover but luv your sushi poem for the contest... don't think I would partake of this delicacy.. but glad Vera enjoys.. good luck my friend.. awesome...

  1. Date: 4/28/2011 4:19:00 PM
    Say it isn't so, Bob! I love my fish and hear that octopus is a delicacy in the Orient, but PLEASE cook them first!! I know you'll do well in the contest with this great entry. Yuck, indeed! Love, Carolyn

  1. Date: 4/28/2011 8:00:00 AM
    Outstanding epulaeryu entry, my friend. Good luck. Thanks for your comments on my recent postings. You and Vera have a great weekend. Keep well. Ralphie/Una

  1. Date: 4/28/2011 4:45:00 AM
    lol, I totally agree with you on the Yuck part Bob ;) Thank you for the congratulations btw :) have a great day - W

  1. Date: 4/27/2011 8:13:00 PM
    lol... well, the wife is the boss, robert! real fun piece with winning luck to you!:) huggs, nette

  1. Date: 4/27/2011 7:29:00 PM
    Good day Bob H. Or should I say night.. and yes... I hope wife is pregnant of octoplets.. lol... suppppper yuk... and the best of luck in the contest... take care... p.d.

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