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The Hippopotamus

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The Hippopotamus

Behold the hippopotamus
Enormously "mammalumous"
With hyper hypothalamus?
And I wonder what he thinks of us
The bulbous hippopotamus
These are puzzling questions I
Must ask some "Hippopotami"

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  1. Date: 8/14/2013 4:12:00 PM
    ha! very clever and i love the last lines!

    Cavanaugh Avatar Jon A Cavanaugh
    Date: 8/24/2013 12:50:00 PM Block poet from commenting on your poetry

    Thank you