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On Halloween

On Halloween, Bro, dumb as post,
Said he’s not scared of any ghost,
Nor any witch upon a broom.
He dared one to come in his room.
I feared he’d rue his foolish boast.

I told him if those hags were grossed,
They’d likely turn him into toast.
He laughed at the predicted doom.
On Halloween.

And though I tried my uppermost,
He scoffed and said I’d over dosed
On silly tales of doom and gloom.
.Just then they came in with a zoom.
We’ve searched for him from coast to coast.
On Halloween.

By: Joyce Johnson
9/17/2012

For The Ultimate Halloween Contest

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  1. Date: 10/14/2012 10:38:00 AM
    Congratulations Joyce, on your win with this wonderful Rondeau. I enjoyed the read~ Caryl

  1. Date: 10/12/2012 10:03:00 PM
    CONGRATS JOYCE ON A TERRIFIC WIN FOR THIS AMAZING HALLOWEEN WRITE LUV

  1. Date: 10/12/2012 4:15:00 PM
    Congrats on your winning work..Great writing always is rewarding..Sara

  1. Date: 10/11/2012 12:12:00 PM
    Congratulations on your win in Russell's "The Ultimate Halloween" contest Joyce. Love, Carol

  1. Date: 10/11/2012 2:28:00 AM
    Nice halloween poem... Congrats on your win! Terry

  1. Date: 10/11/2012 1:02:00 AM
    Congrats on you win friend Joyce. cheers!! :)