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Ode to a Canary

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Ode to a Canary

His name was Mr Cinnamon
and he loved to sing.

Lost among the masses yet within the throng
he lifted his head and began a song.
Without thought the mass would open and part
the burdened would feel an uplifted heart.
The songs, each one, were simple and pure
and none could escape the magical allure
of the one who sang
the one who went
by such a simple name
He never fought
Girls flocked around him
He was humble
He only wanted one thing

His name was Mr Cinnamon
and he loved to sing

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  1. Date: 5/4/2013 6:54:00 AM

    Ode to you Bonchance, sing your song, ouvre ta bouche et chante tons petit coeur est ouvert, Sing and little cinnamon hearts will spill our of your mouth. x

  1. Date: 5/4/2013 6:44:00 AM

    If he could get together with Mr bojangles they could put on quite a show. I enjoyed your story!