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Murdered for No Good Reason

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A burlesque poem makes a serious subject into something ridiculous.

I was murdered by an escaped convict for no good reason the other day.
It was not nice, and it made me unhappy, and I wanted to get away.
But I jumped up instead, and I hit my crumby mean murderer on the head.
A little too hard, I guess, for now I am lying in a dingy jail bed.
I am tired of being murdered by these idiots. It always makes me mad.
I guess this time the murderer realized I too can be a little big and bad.

Copyright © | Year Posted 2019




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Date: 2/6/2019 5:32:00 PM
Isn't that the way!
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Caren Krutsinger
Date: 2/7/2019 5:25:00 AM
It is and it is so dhrammmed irritating each time!
Date: 2/6/2019 9:20:00 AM
Bottom line on this burlesque: As seriously ridiculous as it ridiculously serious! Nicely done. :) gw
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Caren Krutsinger
Date: 2/6/2019 10:49:00 AM
Thank you my friend.