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Andresen. Please feel free to comment on this poem. However, please remember, PoetrySoup is a place of encouragement and growth.
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Anne Lise Andresen
I made a bet
with my youngest
No big money
We bet for a penny each
The result was that Adrian lost
Huge loss for a little boy
He tried to blow it away
His brother reminded him of the penny
A thoughtful answer came:
"Grandma does not care about money"
... "She can rather get four good huggs"
- True story
A-L Andresen :)