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The White Elephant

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The White Elephant

The White Elephant drains reserves
From those to whom it's gifted to
Rare and sacred the patron serves
The wise would lend it to a zoo

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  1. Date: 10/13/2013 8:20:00 AM
    hahaha, good one.

    Cavanaugh Avatar Jon A Cavanaugh
    Date: 10/13/2013 10:03:00 AM Block poet from commenting on your poetry


    Thank you
  1. Date: 12/24/2012 7:07:00 AM
    Nicely said. Thanks for stopping by. Wish you Happy Christmas, Mehnaz

    Cavanaugh Avatar Jon A Cavanaugh
    Date: 12/26/2012 6:33:00 AM Block poet from commenting on your poetry


    Thank you Mehnaz
  1. Date: 12/24/2012 2:24:00 AM
    Witty write but true too. enjoyed reading your poem and thanks for stopping by.

    Cavanaugh Avatar Jon A Cavanaugh
    Date: 12/24/2012 4:08:00 AM Block poet from commenting on your poetry


    Thank you Yesha
  1. Date: 12/22/2012 8:58:00 PM
    Hi Jon, what a great Rhyme you have penned, enjoyed reding it very much. Rollo

    Cavanaugh Avatar Jon A Cavanaugh
    Date: 12/23/2012 6:07:00 PM Block poet from commenting on your poetry


    Thank you Rollo
  1. Date: 12/22/2012 5:30:00 PM
    Is this the Elelephant in the room that people are always afraid to talk about??? I like your Poem Jon.

    Cavanaugh Avatar Jon A Cavanaugh
    Date: 12/23/2012 6:07:00 PM Block poet from commenting on your poetry


    I wonder?
  1. Date: 12/22/2012 2:40:00 PM
    I heard they eat a lot. Would drain the reserve for sure. Funny write, Jon. Aren't you out shopping?

    Cavanaugh Avatar Jon A Cavanaugh
    Date: 12/23/2012 6:06:00 PM Block poet from commenting on your poetry


    Thank you Toquyen. Shopping like crazy. Have more to do Monday.