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He composed a poem That nobody understood The applause so fulsome He knew it was good. It seems they’d rather Clap clap clap a hand Than truthfully admit They don’t understand. And so the work of The poetic boor Is admired and hailed Because it’s obscure.

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Date: 8/28/2022 4:49:00 PM
Ha! The emperor’s new clothes version of some poetry! Nice one, Terry!
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Terry Ireland
Date: 8/28/2022 5:14:00 PM
Thanks Ilene. I used to go to a Performance night to support a friend. 3 hours of poured out angst once a month. Most times I left feeling near suicidal. This bloke was a good performers but admitted to me half the time he didn’t know what his poems meant.