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Check Please

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Check Please

It's the end of the meal,
You just enjoyed lunch.
You try to get a feel,
Or a hint, or a hunch

Of who's taking the check
When the waiter brings it out.
Your budget's a wreck
And your credit's in doubt.

Maybe it will be Ray,
Eating out was his suggestion...
Just then you're covered with a tray
Of food that avoided digestion.

The waiter says, "I'm sorry, your party eats for free."
You say, "Good news guys, looks like lunch is on me!"

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  1. Date: 5/3/2011 4:40:00 AM
    I enjoyed reading your wonderful poetry this morning Jason. I will be back again soon to read more. May the sun shine down on you and bring great joy to your life now and always. Love, Carol