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Skunks

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Skunks

Skunks when threatened will surprise
Their startled perpetrators eyes
With a burning gaseous gratuity
And life lesson in perpetuity

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  1. Date: 9/8/2013 1:16:00 PM
    love it! ( you have a bit of ogden nash in you - and i mean that as a high compliment!)

    Cavanaugh Avatar Jon A Cavanaugh
    Date: 9/8/2013 9:31:00 PM Block poet from commenting on your poetry


    Thank you. I am very flattered. He is my all time favorite poet.
  1. Date: 8/31/2013 5:25:00 PM
    haha. I sure like this one, and I hope you enjoyed Heather's Gloaming poem/ she is one of the most talented poets at Soup.

    Cavanaugh Avatar Jon A Cavanaugh
    Date: 9/1/2013 1:01:00 PM Block poet from commenting on your poetry


    thank you
  1. Date: 8/31/2013 2:56:00 PM
    I hope you weren't surprised.....a good one! Hugs

    Cavanaugh Avatar Jon A Cavanaugh
    Date: 9/1/2013 1:13:00 PM Block poet from commenting on your poetry


    fortunately I haven't been exposed close up to learn the lesson the hard way.
  1. Date: 8/30/2013 7:50:00 PM
    Nice unforced rhyming poem thoughts well expressed

    Cavanaugh Avatar Jon A Cavanaugh
    Date: 8/31/2013 10:38:00 AM Block poet from commenting on your poetry


    thank you