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Barking Dogs And Screaming Kids

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Barking Dogs And Screaming Kids



Barking dogs and screaming kids Can drive a person to drink There's nothing quite so disconcerting Worse than loud music methinks Hard to control a barking dog They'll bite you and rip off your leg Beating kiddies is wee bit extreme But it's fun watching them beg Go ahead whomp your child As long as you don't leave marks Strangling is definitely illegal though Welts are sometimes quite dark Betcha I'm gonna hear 'bout this 'Bout abusing li'l kids and all Really they're only minor injuries It's a blast to hear 'em bawl! Just kidding!!! © Jack Ellison 2013

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  1. Date: 3/11/2013 2:35:00 AM
    Nothing like a little morbid humor before curling in the blankets! Can you believe that it's 2 in the morning and I'm here browsing P-Soup? Going to bed would be the sensible thing to do, but whoever said I had much sense? It's nice to see the lighter side of this site by reading your quirky poems... it seems to balance all the solemn ones I typically read.

    Ellison Avatar Jack Ellison
    Date: 3/11/2013 11:46:00 AM Block poet from commenting on your poetry


    Those late 2 a.m. nights are a thing of the past for me. Not by choice though... ye ole bod slows down much to my chagrin! "Quirky poems"... yeah! That's a great definition my friend! Could never put a label on it... thanks! LOL
  1. Date: 2/24/2013 4:29:00 AM
    Strangling is illegal? Darn!... Homer Simpson does it to Bart all the time. Now barking dogs?...With pleasure!...Funny and clever as usual, Jack - Tim

    Ellison Avatar Jack Ellison
    Date: 2/24/2013 7:07:00 AM Block poet from commenting on your poetry


    Thank you, my good friend! Think I'll get up a petition to have the law changed and make it legal to strangle! LOL Whatcha think? Cheers!
  1. Date: 2/24/2013 4:05:00 AM
    Now I'm scared you have become too crafty and have bawling grand children around and everyone has been fooled. Haha, I'm joking, well I think I am, lol. Nice write again Jack you never lose your touch. It's amazing the quality of your writing day to day.

    Ellison Avatar Jack Ellison
    Date: 2/24/2013 7:04:00 AM Block poet from commenting on your poetry


    Must remember to make sure they're only minor injuries though and difficult to detect! LOL You are too too kind my good friend! Hope your day is a happy one! Cheers!
  1. Date: 2/23/2013 10:38:00 AM
    Wow, Jack, you sure have come out and written a spanking of a write(ha ha)! Yeah I know your kidding because I think I know you by now...you really are a sweet old man who loves people and would give your shirt off your back to help someone in need...see I do know you don't I? This is an entertaining poem my friend! I enjoyed the noise you have created within this piece, I'm not one for noise either, and I'm not as old as you are Jack(not saying you are old my friend, just older)! Great Work!!

    Ellison Avatar Jack Ellison
    Date: 2/23/2013 1:41:00 PM Block poet from commenting on your poetry


    Yes... tongue in cheek, my good man! Happy to here you didn't take me too serious! LOL Cheers
  1. Date: 2/23/2013 8:55:00 AM
    Awww... Bad subject... Know you're a sweety... in reality.

    Ellison Avatar Jack Ellison
    Date: 2/23/2013 9:18:00 AM Block poet from commenting on your poetry


    I am, I am! LOL Just having some fun as usual! Hope you have a super duper, A-1 day, dear Carol! xox