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She Walked to School Headless

She rolled her head down the hill It picked up speed and lots of dirt and stuff It began spitting out bugs and dust Hey! Didn’t you need that for a math test? Mrs. Peabody, a truly nosey neighbor asked her. The head stuck out its tongue And it laughed. Some people blathered about Trying to insist she put her head back on. She walked to school headless Loving the wind in her neck.

Copyright © | Year Posted 2019

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Date: 12/12/2019 9:23:00 PM
A happy find this is tonight Caren. I love it. Like theatre of the absurd, or what they call an art picture, meaning movie. My mind thinks in images. I see what people say or write. Being a lover of photography and movies, I can clearly see this one, and it brings on a smile.
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Caren Krutsinger
Date: 12/12/2019 9:55:00 PM
Thank you Jeff. I had so much fun writing this one!
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Jeff Connelly
Date: 12/12/2019 9:26:00 PM
There is a Thai movie titled "Headless Family" lol. Thanks Caren.
Date: 9/24/2019 9:07:00 PM
Theatre of the absurd?! ~ gw
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Caren Krutsinger
Date: 9/25/2019 6:18:00 AM
yes, that is for sure!