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Daddy Cooks a Tasty Fish

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Daddy Cooks a Tasty Fish

Daddy went out to do some fishing,
And he caught himself a pike.
He put it in a basket,
And brought it home upon his bike.
He threw it in a frying pan,
With a little pad of butter.
Dusted it with salt and pepper,
And we had it for our supper.
Daddy said he couldn't cook,
And yet the pike was rather tasty.
When dear mother cooks the fish,
It turns out rather pasty.

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  1. Date: 7/28/2012 7:09:00 PM
    haha, that was cute, a dad cooking better than the mom!!

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    Date: 7/29/2012 7:53:00 AM Block poet from commenting on your poetry


    My husband says he can't cook so I never let him near the stove. Hee, Hee. I do all the cooking in our house. Some men are really good cooks.
  1. Date: 7/26/2012 6:11:00 PM
    ..nice poem Peggy..... best wishes....love...Joseph

  1. Date: 7/22/2012 1:50:00 PM
    A clever dad...my dad can not even cook potatoes....and he is 78 years now.....lol..-Well written and nice poem Peggy. - oxox love Anne-Lise

  1. Date: 7/22/2012 1:42:00 PM
    Enjoyed reading this one..It has great flow, rhythm, and rhyme..I got a chuckle about the content..Sara

  1. Date: 7/12/2012 12:58:00 PM
    I have enjoyed reading your wonderful poetry today Peggy. I look forward to reading more of it as time permits. Love, Carol

  1. Date: 7/12/2012 8:02:00 AM
    This was so fun, and makes me think of my father-in-law who would bring home the fish, and my mother-in-law, who cooked it and tried to make it taste worthy!