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FOR EASTER

FOR EASTER

Humpty Dumpty – From the Chapbook,
A Neighborhood Child. Repost

Humpty Dumpty
You’re a mess!
Fat egg
The moment of your crash a fright!
I’ll never forget 
The lightning flash of yellow and white
Did you fall face ward or back? -
I can’t tell
With yoke plashed over your shell

With all the king’s men
The ovaries of a hen
It’s still quite ridiculous
A job so meticulous 

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  1. Date: 3/28/2013 7:10:00 PM

    Love love love that last stanza.......hilarious!!! You made my Easter happy reading this poem!!

  1. Date: 3/27/2013 12:00:00 AM

    yep, i remember this one!! Happy easter, my friend, and boil those dang eggs first!!

  1. Date: 3/26/2013 10:26:00 PM

    Poor Hunptey, Daver, he must have been looking back to see what the neigbours were doing, lost his balance, then got 'plashed'?:( Too bad he didn't have a neck? This is fun and cute!:) Keep well..love, Mikki

  1. Date: 3/26/2013 1:02:00 PM

    - Well written for Easter, Daver. - Do not eat too much chocolate eggs. - I wish you a nice Easter. - oxox / / Anne-Lise :)