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Best Pass The Buck Poems

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Don't Pass The Buck
In this modern age of computers
so much is done by aid of the mouse
whether by excel, word or browsing the web
it all can be done...

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Categories: pass the buck, computer, life, technology,
Form: Rhyme



Which Politician Will Pass the Buck
Which Politician Will Pass the Buck

Last time that I looked through thick and thin
All poets would be glad to start all over again
According to gray...

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© James Horn  Create an image from this poem.
Categories: pass the buck, allegory, analogy, birth, humorous,
Form: Couplet
Pass the Buck
Sometimes
I wish I didn't have a soul
So I could skip the whole
rigamarole
of do this do that;
do that do this,
else taste the bland abyss,
b*tch.
Lotta friends'a mine...

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Categories: pass the buck, religion,
Form: Free verse
Premium Member Dont Pass The Buck
Keep passing the buck and you’ll
Soon be broke; life is that way.
A poor beggar has nowhere
To stash what’s given.
...

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Categories: pass the buck, how i feel, metaphor, money, perspective,
Form: Dodoitsu
Pass the Buck
I gave into myself today I threw my weight around
But it wasnt cause I'm ugly or that I had gained a pound
.
Its the inner demons...

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Categories: pass the buck, anxiety, depression, fear, health, mental illness,
Form: Rhyme



Premium Member Real Men Wear Pink
I stand about five feet eight
I'll admit, I'm a tad overweight
Drive an old pick up truck
Not one to pass the buck
At the moment have a...

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Categories: pass the buck, character, funny, humor, perspective,
Form: Rhyme
Premium Member Heart of Gold
The beauty of life, which is often unseen
I guess each of us has some sort dream

Intertwined with our ambitions and hope
Sometimes it seems so impossible...

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Categories: pass the buck, introspection, lifelife,
Form: Couplet
Premium Member DESPERATE PEOPLE
A fence put up to keep them out.
Chain-link wire, four metres height.
Ten miles of mesh in emerald green
blending in to the rural scene.
But with the...

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Categories: pass the buck, people, slam,
Form: Rhyme
Dude, where's my automobile
Not advertising that flippant flick. I just want to know
where my blooming flivver is. It ruffles my feathers no
end to find out, when exiting the...

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Categories: pass the buck, animal, bird, car, fish, nonsense, silly,
Form: Burlesque
Provision with a price....
Agrarian....agriculture
wet and dry affecting bolster
basic grain pre-market commodity
dispersal targets rift uncommonly

Feedstock fodder higher priced
milk,egg,cheese will future thrice
upkeep livestock feel the strain
lack of grain...we'll all feel...

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Categories: pass the buck, food, nature, seasons,
Form: Free verse
ELECTIONS
Too many people hoping now, and wishing things would change
afraid the Five still in the race are acting pretty strange
They can't believe what's going on,...

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© Pete Yuhas  Create an image from this poem.
Categories: pass the buck, betrayal, corruption, patriotic, political, society, truth,
Form: Lyric
Premium Member The Choices
The Choices
By Franklin Price
7/3/2016

The choices that we're offered
For our next president 
Are questionable, at the very best
What have the parties sent?

What happened to the process?
Who...

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Categories: pass the buck, patriotic, political,
Form: Rhyme
INFLUENCE
That mask pertain,
seems sustenance ordain,
the foolish choice, so bartered with disdain,
to organize one's premise seems remain!
A docile choice, but holding on in vain!

Oh hand of...

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Categories: pass the buck, betrayal, repetition, slam,
Form: Monorhyme
Premium Member Vignette-FAT BOY,DIM
Billy Bunter was a lad
Before fast-food became a fad
Ever ready to pass the buck,
Overweight,down on his luck-
Decided to 'borrow' his school mates'  tuck.
...

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Categories: pass the buck, children, funny, teen, boy,
Form: Narrative
Pass Quotes:
 “Hit me, hit, me, hit me, pass…
One can loose money with poker fast!”

Skipping in line, the skipper plead,
“Move aside; let me pass ahead.”

The diner...

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Categories: pass the buck, funnyme, me,
Form: Couplet
The devil didn't make me do it
The devil did this the devil did that
This is not true this is not fact

His only power is influence
It is people who do the actual...

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© Bobb Marly  Create an image from this poem.
Categories: pass the buck, inspirational, introspection, lifepeople, love, people,
Form: Rhyme
Figures of Speech
Birds of a feather
Here's mud in your eye
Change like the weather
What money can't buy
Right as rain
Picking a bone
I can't complain
Dumb as a stone
Chewing the rag
We're...

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Categories: pass the buck, humor,
Form: Rhyme
No Accounting for Taste and Manners
Taste is a mystery 
Forged by your upbringing and history
What I like 
You may hate 
You are a Taurus 
I am a Scorpio 
You take...

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Categories: pass the buck, appreciation,
Form: Free verse
Hustler
I don't know why you feel you gotta lie
learn to be real - you ain't got to steal
just cause you say - it really ain't...

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Categories: pass the buck, addiction, betrayal, conflict, corruption, dark, integrity,
Form: Free verse
Defined By Idioms
Defined By Idioms

Naked truth, bent nails
dead men tell no tales
bad Apple, broken mirrors
burnt out light bulbs, crocodile tears
spilt milk, goose chase
two cents worth, rat race
rotten...

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Categories: pass the buck, identity,
Form: Rhyme
Unmired
Don’t count on luck when you are stuck;
It’s fickle and unheeding.
A little pluck may help unmuck
Your journey to succeeding.

Don’t pass the buck or try to...

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Categories: pass the buck, character,
Form: Rhyme
The Executed Donkey
This political forum is but an avenue for debate
Leaving man and woman, speaking then of hate
Trying so to stay within the realm of running calm
The...

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Categories: pass the buck, history, philosophy, political, satire, , cute,
Form: Quatrain
Jeremey Speaking in Class
her body is like a box
i put myself in
my mind is a machine
of what you tell me
what i see
all your sex dreams
of what i should...

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Categories: pass the buck, peoplebody,
Form: Free verse
Premium Member RETIRING


We earned every wrinkle
Worked every mile
To reach our golden years
The right to slow down
Deserved the privilege
To rest on our laurels
The time to look back
The right...

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Categories: pass the buck, age, appreciation, change, journey, life, moving
Form: Free verse
Premium Member VAGABOND'S FRIEND
Can you persuade a nickel to become a dime?
Give a quarter if you care about the vagabond at the corner
Would you stop and give a...

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Categories: pass the buck, blue, fate, home, humanity,
Form: Prose