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Poetry Teacher's Confession

Oh dear kind Lord, I beg you and, when on my knees to pray, I need a little helping hand to guide me through this day. I have to face a motley band who can’t think what to say. I give them all the guff and gen to help them understand. The work is very simple when they’re organised and planned. And yet their fumbling specimen look strictly second hand. I guide them all, the usual way, to seek some homonym. To no avail, day after day, their efforts still look grim. Oh please may I confess and say; “I find them very dim!” ~ For Anne's "Confessions" Competition.

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Date: 1/31/2013 6:09:00 PM
So nice to read your write this evening. Light & Love
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Date: 1/26/2013 6:24:00 PM
If they read this, they might get their act together :) enjoyed, love Elizabeth
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Date: 1/26/2013 11:55:00 AM
as a former english teacher, i can so relate to this! very funny and well-rhymed!
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