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School Head-Captain

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School Head-Captain

Below are the majority views of students about to vote
for their next high school head-captain: 


He is tall and handsome,
plays for our basketball team,
knows the best bars in town,
hates maths, just like us.


He's shy,
hates proms and games,
he's a nerd,
he wears heavy glasses


He's a perv and a chain smoker,
heavy metal is his friend,
never talks much,
but rocks in raving!


An "A" material, and spends more time
in the library than in bed.
He believes in extraterrestrials.
We think he should visit a shrink or something....


He's very smart and funny,
active in spoken word,
hates politicking,
certain for a scholarship,
very good with skateboards....


Hosea made the cut,
but forcefully. Majority
of students threatened 
that they would steal his
skateboards, if he didn't
stand for the coveted position
as the head-captain......

Copyright © | Year Posted 2017

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Date: 5/11/2017 2:04:00 PM
Three cheers to Hosea!Great one Teddy!
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Teddy Kimathi
Date: 5/15/2017 8:46:00 AM
Hehe. Thank you so much Sara, for enjoying my piece!! *^_^*
Date: 3/22/2017 6:09:00 PM
what a clever way to do this challenge. I just saw a movie about a kid that resembled your Hosea!! Good luck to you in the contest
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Teddy Kimathi
Date: 3/26/2017 3:57:00 AM
Wow! I would love to see that movie!!!Thank you for enjoying my piece, Andrea!! *^_^*
Date: 3/22/2017 8:29:00 AM
I'm also glad Hosea won. Nicely penned, Teddy, T.J
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Teddy Kimathi
Date: 3/26/2017 3:54:00 AM
Hehehe. He's a cool teen. Thanks for enjoying my piece, T.J :-)
Date: 3/22/2017 4:27:00 AM
Well thought out poem. Incredible how we see a person so differently. Glad Hosea won.
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Teddy Kimathi
Date: 3/22/2017 6:40:00 AM
Hahaha. Certainly, Victor!! We all see people differently, as the same people see us differently..... I'm glad too, that Hosea won!!! ;-)
Date: 3/21/2017 7:57:00 AM
Great fun poem Teddy I am glad Hosea made the cut:-) hugs jan xx
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Teddy Kimathi
Date: 3/22/2017 6:36:00 AM
Hehehe. Thanks, Jan!! *^_^* Hosea is lucky and unlucky at the same time, lolest.