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At the Pawn Shop

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At the Pawn Shop

‘Dear John, I’m leaving you,’ she wrote.
‘And, oh, I’ve pawned your watch and coat.’

For Susan’s Pawn Shop contest

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  1. Date: 5/12/2014 11:26:00 AM
    lol simple and humorous, not a letter I would have like to get get. good job :)

  1. Date: 7/11/2013 6:56:00 PM
    ha! you've captured so much in these two little lines - great poem! congrats on your first place win!

  1. Date: 7/9/2013 8:32:00 PM
    A heart shattered by two simple sentences......well done! Congrats on a super write and win. Hugs

  1. Date: 7/9/2013 3:35:00 PM
    God,,, how we all do that sometimes ;} congrats on your win ;}

  1. Date: 7/9/2013 9:25:00 AM
    Congrats on your win with your clever and humorous poem

  1. Date: 7/9/2013 7:30:00 AM
    Jack, this is wonderful, so much said in a few lines, congratulations on your big win, love Constance

  1. Date: 7/9/2013 6:28:00 AM
    Jack I remember reading this and thought it was very cleverly done and put a smile on my face. Congratulations on your outstanding win. Well deserved I must say. Warm Smiles Connie

  1. Date: 7/9/2013 12:45:00 AM
    hello Jack, your poem is very entertaining in just 2 lines...hope you got the pawn ticket..... SKAT

  1. Date: 7/8/2013 10:05:00 PM
    Aww! Thats heart breaking. Congrats on ur win.

  1. Date: 7/8/2013 8:40:00 PM
    I loved finding this at the top. Love, Joyce

  1. Date: 7/8/2013 7:05:00 PM
    Laughing! congrats on your win. BG

  1. Date: 7/8/2013 4:25:00 PM
    KQQL JACK,,,,,KQQL

  1. Date: 7/8/2013 3:49:00 PM
    Congratulations on your win, Jack!

  1. Date: 7/8/2013 3:22:00 PM
    A few words that speak volumes. Congrats on your first place win Jack. One number one pick too. Elaine

  1. Date: 7/8/2013 3:09:00 PM
    Hello Jack, a might fun theme... congratulations in the pawn shop contest...xox~ LINDA

  1. Date: 7/8/2013 2:42:00 PM
    Congrad's on your win. Light & Love

  1. Date: 7/8/2013 2:16:00 PM
    This is a lesson........short is better !! And.........don't mess with the little woman!!! LOL !!

  1. Date: 7/8/2013 8:38:00 AM
    Sometimes less is more as is evidenced by this gem. Congrats.

  1. Date: 7/8/2013 7:52:00 AM
    Jack, wonderful couplet with great wit and twist... congrats on your well deserved win :)

  1. Date: 7/6/2013 8:28:00 PM
    A very good Couplet, Jack. A "Dear John" letter that is to the point...sometimes is a blessing in disguise. I know this wll be on the Winners' List as it deserves to be. x Annalise

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