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The Electric Eel

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Below is the poem entitled The Electric Eel which was written by poet Jon A Cavanaugh. Please feel free to comment on this poem. However, please remember, PoetrySoup is a place of encouragement and growth.

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The Electric Eel

None should think fun nor wish to feel
A shock from an electric eel
Like Zeus its bolts pack lots of juice
To test it out would be obtuse

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  1. Date: 9/19/2013 2:32:00 PM
    ... should not pee on ...... lol. - Well done, Jon! - oxox // Anne-Lise :)

    Cavanaugh Avatar Jon A Cavanaugh
    Date: 9/20/2013 4:28:00 AM Block poet from commenting on your poetry


    Thank you Anne Lise
  1. Date: 9/18/2013 10:43:00 PM
    They are creepy creatures. I enjoyed seeing this as I came here quickly to see contests and noticed recent winners that I just had to congratulate!!! I have to tell you a story. When I was small, I lived by the Mississippi and somehow I got it into my mind, from a book or something, that eels could come from the river up my porch. So I sat way up on the porch rail making sure they could not get to my feet. What weird stuff I remember!!

    Cavanaugh Avatar Jon A Cavanaugh
    Date: 9/19/2013 6:34:00 AM Block poet from commenting on your poetry


    Thank you. and there are fish though that can crawl up on land.