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At The Pawn Shop

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At The Pawn Shop

Casino down the street, rings lined a mile long 
Is this a gambling habit or marriages gone wrong? 
How'd they get so many guitars strings still in place 
Wood polish shines brightly inside the velvet case 

And what about those guns and tools ? 
Belong to a broken man perhaps gambling fools?
But look at the other side filled packed with toys 
The things a child would miss or no longer boys?

Gruff faces all around rather spooky yet demure 
"Our junk will soon be yours" take the Pawn shop tour! 

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  1. Date: 7/9/2013 9:48:00 AM
    Congrats on your winning poem.

  1. Date: 7/9/2013 7:24:00 AM
    Judy nicely expressed. Congrats on your fine win. Warm Smiles, Connie

  1. Date: 7/9/2013 12:48:00 AM
    ha I love it .... congrats all the way :-) ~SKAT~

  1. Date: 7/8/2013 10:30:00 PM
    i enjoyed the little tour Judy. Congratulations. Love, Joyce

  1. Date: 7/8/2013 9:42:00 PM
    Congratulations Judy. Lovely piece there. GL

  1. Date: 7/8/2013 7:13:00 PM
    Clever write Judy..congrats. BG

  1. Date: 7/8/2013 4:28:00 PM
    Congratulations on your win, Judy.

  1. Date: 7/8/2013 3:11:00 PM
    Judy, a might fun theme... congratulations in the pawn shop contest...xox~ LINDA

  1. Date: 7/8/2013 2:49:00 PM
    A sad place & a sad poem for it! You nailed the emotion. Congrad's on your win. Light & Love

  1. Date: 7/8/2013 12:31:00 PM
    Wish you congratulation on your win, loved always, bl

  1. Date: 7/8/2013 8:47:00 AM
    I like this one a lot Judy, congratulations.

  1. Date: 6/19/2013 6:38:00 AM
    I agree with Andrea! You've got an excellent job with this. I could never write one for this...or maybe...well, no time! Judy, thanks ever so much for your post on .....my You've Written a Novel. I answered you on that. Please check if interested. :) Thanks for the encouraging word. I honestly did it because I didn't want to disappoint you! Please go back and check! LOVELY WRITE HERE! hugs!

    Manassian Avatar Eileen Manassian
    Date: 6/19/2013 6:38:00 AM Block poet from commenting on your poetry


    DONE...DONE an excellent job! Dear me....I'm losing it! Hugs!
  1. Date: 6/18/2013 12:48:00 AM
    Judy, I love how you did this contest idea. I just can't think of anything yet and I admire you how you did yours. Thanks for my win in your contest. I'm glad I finally made the effort to do my introduction.

  1. Date: 6/17/2013 4:47:00 PM
    I like the twist gl should do well Shadow x smile

  1. Date: 6/17/2013 2:07:00 PM
    Great words about something I would never have thought to write about, nice poem. thanks Judy, I enjoyed

  1. Date: 6/16/2013 8:18:00 PM
    Good questions to think about...... Sad that some can never buy them back. Good entry. SuZ

  1. Date: 6/16/2013 6:25:00 PM
    The questions add another layer to the story. Good job Judy.