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Moms and Daughters-in-Law

Mom’s words cut like a knife, honed razor sharp Which saddened my new wife Mom now, after years of strife Says I married up in life! February 17, 2020 F F I series 75 englyn Brian Strand, sponsor ENGLYN is a quatrain from Welsh poetry of 30 syllables in four lines 10,6,7,7. The sixth syllable of line one announces the rhyme, the last syllable of the succeeding three lines rhyme with it. (The final syllable of line one is without rhyme). The content often has an enigmatic quality.

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Date: 2/17/2020 1:13:00 PM
Good one, Mark. Love it.
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Mark Toney
Date: 2/17/2020 9:15:00 PM
Thank you, Line!