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January 1st

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January 1st

A whole new 
Irksome block of monotony
Placed at my door
By night.
Climb up or down as you please
Vacuous and silly I am all agog.
Some crazys have not slept
To herald
My wife, sterner stuff
As usual
Shakes off the ennui
And ignores the banal.


Note: Poem written long ago

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  1. Date: 1/1/2012 6:42:00 PM
    A great feeling of weariness all through this Jag; you manage to put the feeling just right till the last 2 lines when your wife saves the day!

  1. Date: 12/31/2011 3:48:00 PM
    I enjoyed this. I was thinking maybe you were personifying January for a second there. That would be a good one to give Nette for her January contest, if you were personifying the month!

  1. Date: 12/31/2011 9:43:00 AM
    Jag nicely penned, Happy New Year to you..David

  1. Date: 12/31/2011 8:37:00 AM
    Very good written piece.... Happy New Year!!! Michael

  1. Date: 12/31/2011 8:37:00 AM
    cute poem, i think your wife has the right idea. Happy New Year! Hugs, Catie :)