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A Very Different Jack O Lantern

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A Very Different Jack O Lantern

There was once a little Jack ‘o’ lantern Who despite trying his best Was always getting picked on Because he was different from the rest He was a different color you see And he stood out in a crowd But it was the fact that he was different That made him so very proud So he rose above the taunts and bullying Ignored the pumpkin's lip And at Halloween was crowned The pumpkin king Despite him being a turnip
For the contest 'Everything Halloween'

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  1. Date: 11/14/2013 4:27:00 PM
    Hi Gary, I can totally relate to your wonderful poem....Peter

  1. Date: 10/27/2013 3:25:00 PM
    - Gary where are you ..... and where is Luke ???????????????????

  1. Date: 9/11/2013 8:56:00 AM
    - A funny poem for Halloween contest, Gary. - I also posted one for this contest. - Good luck with your suggestion. - Have a great week .... sending huggs to Luke. - oxox / / Anne-Lise :)