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The anteater

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The anteater

The anteater with straw like snout
On a diet of fire ants
Puts the burning sensation out
By sucking juice from Aloe plants


Just took some fun poetic liberties here.  Totally fictional.

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  1. Date: 12/16/2012 10:11:00 PM
    Jon, i think i will seek this diet...lol...kidding.. i never knew about the aloe plant... good rhyme... enjoyed..pd

    Cavanaugh Avatar Jon A Cavanaugh
    Date: 12/17/2012 1:21:00 AM Block poet from commenting on your poetry


    Thank you pd
  1. Date: 12/15/2012 10:40:00 PM
    For a moment I totally believe you. YOU! Funny though. I wouldn't be surprised if they really do suck juice from Aloe plants to put out those fires lol.

    Cavanaugh Avatar Jon A Cavanaugh
    Date: 12/17/2012 1:21:00 AM Block poet from commenting on your poetry


    Thank you Toquyen
  1. Date: 12/15/2012 11:15:00 AM
    Well done, totally Jon !!!!! Wishing you a peaceful and good Christmas !! - // CHRISTMAS HUG from Annne-Lise :)

    Cavanaugh Avatar Jon A Cavanaugh
    Date: 12/15/2012 11:38:00 AM Block poet from commenting on your poetry


    Thank you Anne Lise. Christmas Hugs for you as well. Love your new Avatar. sending you soup mail
  1. Date: 12/15/2012 8:37:00 AM
    love it! :)

    Cavanaugh Avatar Jon A Cavanaugh
    Date: 12/15/2012 11:20:00 AM Block poet from commenting on your poetry


    Thank you ilene. I love it so when you stop by to read one of my poems.
  1. Date: 12/15/2012 7:58:00 AM
    :) Good one! The one that coats...is the only one you need! ;)

    Cavanaugh Avatar Jon A Cavanaugh
    Date: 12/15/2012 11:19:00 AM Block poet from commenting on your poetry


    Thank you Eileen.