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yellow jackets

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yellow jackets

thought for today --
a ten milligram bee
with ten pound stingers

long live the yellow jacket

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  1. Date: 9/5/2012 10:47:00 PM
    Did you know that the original name for the NFL Philadelphia Eagles was the Frankford Yellow Jackets? Frankford is a neighborhood section of lower northeast Philadelphia. This is an interesting write.

  1. Date: 9/4/2012 2:43:00 PM
    those pesky things make me swell and itch like crazy...yikes!! you are probaly talking foot ball though?

  1. Date: 9/4/2012 9:47:00 AM
    LOL too bad his stinker stays behind & and its lose rips his guts out aye? Kame-san said something very interesting to me in private..he said the [haiku moment...in gendai haiku is metaphorical and can occur as a moment in the past or present] XXXOOO

  1. Date: 9/3/2012 10:36:00 AM
    Never bitten by one! Now Hornets, yes! Good senryu! Charles! Jimbo

  1. Date: 9/2/2012 2:51:00 PM
    Cute...Got a chuckle..Sara

  1. Date: 9/2/2012 11:20:00 AM
    I find all of God creatures amazing, though pesty at times, yet the wonderment overweighs. The bugs are bad this year in Ohio because we only had a few freezes and it didn't kill the insects from last year, enjoyed your lil' poem. Cindy