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The Real Pheidippides

The Real Pheidippides

Athenian messenger Pheidippides
Died 30 years before the birth of Thucydides
Most famous hemerodrome day-runner
Ran a 300-mile ultramarathon stunner

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Date: 7/2/2022 10:43:00 AM

this is REALLY cool clerihew writing, Mark. Cleverly written.
Date: 7/1/2022 3:58:00 PM

Your clerihew presented is an interesting historical tid bit. Bruce Jenner comes to mind, Olympic decathlon winner!
Date: 6/26/2022 12:35:00 AM

Woah interesting poem eh, well rhymed with historic terms and names i didnt know of. Kudos! ^^^^^^^^^^^^>>>>>>>>>><<<<<<<<<<<<<<~~~~~~~ Plz also read and comment on my newest poem too.