Add Insult To Injury Poems - Below
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The night before Christmas
add insult to injury, christmas, humorous,
‘Twas the night before Christmas and I’ve gone and broken my big toe,
I slipped and fell and injured it, in the freshly fallen snow!
I was carrying the Christmas tree, the one that set alight
Though the chap in the hardware store...Read More
YOU'RE NOT THE BOSS OF ME
add insult to injury, bullying, grief, relationship, rude, strength,
Let’s agree to disagree
And not add insult to injury
Somewhere somehow inadvertently
You lost the last of your integrity
You’re not the boss of me
You’ve forgotten the basics of courtesy
And carry on quite dastardly
You spit out words maliciously
At every opportunity
UNQUOTABLE QUOTES: XLIX - Tongue Teasers
add insult to injury, humor, irony, race, word play,
UNQUOTABLE QUOTES: Tongue-Teasers - XLIX
« Third Degree » is when you add « Insult to injury ».
If you take everything everybody says with a « pinch of salt », we’ll soon be able to drink ocean water free of charge...Read More
Do Not Hang Up On A Computer
add insult to injury, computer, hilarious, technology,
Form: Light Verse
We are happy to let you know that you have qualified for a $500,000 new house free of charge,
Said a computerized voice when I answered my phone.
No thank you, I say, and I click the receiver.
Did you just hang up...Read More
THE PEANUT BUTTER STRIKE
add insult to injury, humor, school,
THE PEANUT BUTTER STRIKE
In my last year at school I was made a prefect,
Why I don’t know for I was no model scholar
But thinking back and taking the time to reflect,
I’m happy to have fond memories, how happy
Was the headmistress...Read More
Paint The Wound With Care
add insult to injury, birthday,
J-ust paint the wound with care
U-ntil the heartaches end;
N-ever rub salt into the cut, it's not too late to mend.
P-aint the wound with care,
A-s you reform the damage;
N-ever add insult to injury,
U-nderstand the pain's message.
G-ash February...Read More
add insult to injury, abuse, bullying, courage, evil, internet, jealousy, technology,
Back in two thousand plus some years more of five,
When computers I'd just met, didn't yet with jive;
When a computer was just a box of technology,
A box of fascination and luring like a giant mystery,
I ventured out onto the Web,...Read More
I SENT YOU A POET
add insult to injury, poetry, poets,
Form: Political Verse
They, them, those people
Are lying, not relying
On God. Lying...
Every time they do
Their wicked deeds,
They blame it on God.
They don't believe in God,
So, the dirty deeds they do,
They pretend it is in
Once again then you...Read More
To a - Zebra
add insult to injury, humor, nature,
You're a horse with an idiot paint job,
all zig-zaggy blacketty-white
you stand out when you're in a snowdrift
and can't even hide in the night.
Outrunning a Cheetah you canna
not graceful like any Gazelle
for living out on the Savanna
your life must be probably...Read More
These Judging Walls
add insult to injury, how i feel, hurt, sad,
These judging walls.
Ever always must I ignore their calls.
Their hushed whispers and silent screams,
Unendingly poisoning my tormented dreams.
Tossing, turning, then bolting upright...
But merely waking ends not the maddening plight.
Unceasingly the murmurs burn my ears;
Ruthlessly parading my failures and fears.
Ever always...Read More
Hate for Me to Have Anything
add insult to injury, anti bullying, conflict, deep, emotions, hate, jealousy,
Form: Prose Poetry
Some are so insecure and afraid for me to receive any good measure.
To be complimented or gain anything.
Believe it or not these are females who dress for their best.
Rock all of their gold and flashy rings.
They carry themselves and present...Read More
Lady-Luck Stomped Out
add insult to injury, change, games, humor, love, romantic, song,
I was riding a streak with the dice in my fist.
Lady Luck was with me, seemed I couldn’t miss!
Then this babe caught my eye,--I crapped out time and again.
Lady Luck stomped out, when True...Read More
Damsel in distress -
add insult to injury, life,
The family was in a state of distress
The mom stood pleading with the dad in her pink dress
The motif on the fireplace was quite elaborate
SUMMER, WINTER SOLSTICE - 2010
add insult to injury, christmas, daughter, journey, love, natural disasters, seasons,
It was a visit long overdue by most people’s standards. I had last seen my daughter two years prior to that during a whirlwind trip which she and her fiancé had made to Cape Town. I had an unexpected financial...Read More
Love's Final Goodbye
add insult to injury, husband, lost love, love, me, day, love,
As a queen by his side, I truly enjoyed the ride
Always loved myself as seen through his eyes
His arrival was perfectly timed
Together, we were magnificently aligned
A man of righteous soul and powerful mind
Body like a temple, strong and defined
The perfect...Read More