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CLINICALLY,,,, DYSFUNCTIONAL

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CLINICALLY,,,, DYSFUNCTIONAL

Clinically dysfunctional

Is what the doctor described, as me.
I went for a 2nd opinion
To challenge his hypocrisy.

How dare he say im dysfunctional
He knows, nothing about me.

I know there are some issues,
In my own family.

Like my grandma, often runs around town.
Completely, naked as we have found.

There is an explanation, you see
She was a nudist, in the 60's
Who believed in peace, love & unity.

Then there's my brother, 
what a cool dude!!
He has an "imaginary friend"
Who we call "drew"

They often come for dinner,
& hang out with, the family.
We ask him, will he ever get rid of "drew"
Since he will, soon turn 52.

My sister, I love her dearly,
Has been a career criminal
Since the age of 13.

The last crime she committed,
Was a bit,  embarrassing it seems.
She stole from a homeless man,
To give to, the needy.

The family pet,  that we named sasoon,
we thought was a cat, 
is actually a racoon.


I could go on about my parents,
Who've been a role model, to me
Unfortunately, they are incarcerated,
In a psychiatric facility.

They will soon be out, though
Locked up since 03.
For public lewd, misbehavior
Just a lil discrepancy.

Clinically dysfunctional
No way,
That could never, be me...

contest: what annoys you
Posted 6/14/ 2013

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  1. Date: 9/11/2013 4:21:00 PM
    This is a really good write Cherie, gave me a heap big smile, enjoyed very much...peter

    thomas Avatar cherie thomas
    Date: 9/12/2013 8:11:00 PM Block poet from commenting on your poetry


    Im glad it gave you a heap big smile lol it was just a fun write....cant take life to serious right lol:0) ty4 your comment peter,,,, cherie
  1. Date: 8/27/2013 6:00:00 PM
    LOVE this one! An excellent rhyme scheme. And humorous my God I am envious :). Your talent really shines on this one. Great job!~Kilmer

    thomas Avatar cherie thomas
    Date: 8/27/2013 9:38:00 PM Block poet from commenting on your poetry


    Lol thanks kilmer I like having fun, writing offbeat things since im a offbeat kinda woman, at times ha ha :0) thanks so much for your lovely comment...I really enjoy them. Your really a cool person to read from onelove....cherie<3
  1. Date: 6/19/2013 9:24:00 PM
    Haha. Loved it ...Seren

    thomas Avatar cherie thomas
    Date: 6/19/2013 11:44:00 PM Block poet from commenting on your poetry


    Hi seren,,,, ty for commenting:) many thanks lol
  1. Date: 6/19/2013 7:00:00 PM
    So funny........I love it !!!! Sounds like you have more than a few skeletons in your closet ......but don't we all???

    thomas Avatar cherie thomas
    Date: 6/19/2013 11:43:00 PM Block poet from commenting on your poetry


    Hi carrie...lol so true:0) thanks for your comment, appreciate it