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And A Good Morning To You Too

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And A Good Morning To You Too

I stepped outside by sheer routine To find the paper in the green As usual I must shake it off A soggy mess, so it's a loss Now sprinklers smack me in the eyes My PJ's soaked, (one more surprise)! And bunny slippers, are wet again I shuffle back up to my den But find the door has locked and then My neighbor waves, with stifled grins He helps me through the window screen All the while I want to scream! I settle for the TV news Oh dear! ... The world is torn in two! So now I have the morning blues! I turn it off, and start my brew The window frames the early sun The boiling pot is almost done I let the cat out, drink my tea I spy a mirror, who is she??! I have a laugh as well I should I'll drink the day, and digest the good!
________________________________________ For Francine's "Couplet Morning" Contest By Carrie Richards 8/16/12

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  1. Date: 8/31/2012 7:59:00 PM

    Big tickle here, my friend... loved it! Congrats! Love and hugs, Jack

  1. Date: 8/30/2012 5:49:00 AM

    Congratulations on your win in Francine's "a Morning Couplet" contest Carrie. Love, Carol

  1. Date: 8/27/2012 3:52:00 PM

    Well done... oh that's so funny. Congratulations on your win. Lee

  1. Date: 8/27/2012 8:56:00 AM

    Look at it this way Carrie...it couldn't have got any worse! (Or did it?)...3rd to last line doubled me over with laughter! (but I pulled a muscle in the process)...Congratulations, my friend

  1. Date: 8/27/2012 3:53:00 AM

    Congratulations Carrie on another fine win xx

  1. Date: 8/27/2012 12:04:00 AM

    :-) Have a nice cup on me as well while you are at it. Love this scene. Congratulations on your win, Carrie. Love, Suzette

  1. Date: 8/26/2012 11:33:00 PM

    congrats Carrie on a lovely win for this glorious country morning.

  1. Date: 8/26/2012 3:24:00 PM

    What a gas!! Great fun and glad u can laugh at yourself out loud, Carrie! Pure enjoyment! gwendolen

  1. Date: 8/26/2012 3:12:00 PM

    Congratulaations - enjoy your laugh every day.

  1. Date: 8/26/2012 2:27:00 PM

    Too silly..I don't think I can GET in the basement window any more? Congrad's on your win. Light & Love

  1. Date: 8/26/2012 2:07:00 PM

    Love the rhymes in your creative write Carrie, congrats, hugs vie

  1. Date: 8/22/2012 3:54:00 AM

    Just another start to a day... in the life of one of 'Soup's' 'Most Beautiful!' (We are an elite group...) The mirror part...I have to say...is the highlight of MY day!) Was a joy to read this wonderful Gem! I could visualize your every move...You have a very lucky neighbor...I'll begrudgingly add.

  1. Date: 8/22/2012 3:48:00 AM

    Loved your very witty write Carrie. And yes good morning to you too. What a fun way to begin the day! Good luck.

  1. Date: 8/17/2012 7:45:00 AM

    And a very good morning to you Carrie. I see a winner in this one. Have a wonderful weekend. Love, Carol

  1. Date: 8/17/2012 6:40:00 AM

    All the best Carrie this will do well xx

  1. Date: 8/17/2012 1:30:00 AM

    Carrie ha ha I like it, as long as every day isn't like this, good luck..David

  1. Date: 8/16/2012 10:03:00 PM

    hahaha. You had to get right back into bed after the first couple of minutes. Nice one, Carrie. Good luck in the contest. :)

  1. Date: 8/16/2012 9:45:00 PM

    why thank you...PD

  1. Date: 8/16/2012 8:05:00 PM

    Cute write, Carrie. I like it. Best wishes in the contest. Love, Kim