A Satirical Mind

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A Satirical Mind

By Tony DeLorger © 2012


Regardless of my quips and sport,

I must admit to wry retort,

convinced of clever verbal runs,

in words so wrapped and meanings sung.


Melodic phrases launched at speed,

to minds affronted, my soul in glee,

irreverent stares and blank replies,

from those unwilling to compromise.


They spit and flail and writhe in pain,

their minds confused with words inane,

to sink to primal human rage,

within their straight and rattled cage.


In mastered strokes of phrases glib,

retraction smooth does quell their jib,

relenting sharp and vengeful reply,

their bristles revert with hateful eye.


I smile a supercilious grin,

of conquest forced in tirade been,

to quickly place my sharp words down,

so no-one’s cut or bleeding found.


Satire runs within my veins,

my mind alert for quick refrain,

and in the end I mean no harm,

tis words that light my mind with charm.


Sorry....



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Tony DeLorger 4 years ago from Adelaide, South Australia Author

Thanks ImKarn, much appreciated. Have a great day.


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ImKarn23 4 years ago

This is so sweet Tony! No need to apologize for your 'way' with words! More should emulate you!


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Tony DeLorger 4 years ago from Adelaide, South Australia Author

Thanks for reading Anilkumar.


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Anilkumar cv 4 years ago from kerala,India

congratulations for your simple and innocent writing style,


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Tony DeLorger 4 years ago from Adelaide, South Australia Author

Thankyou Asma, I'm glad you appreciated it. Take care.


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Tony DeLorger 4 years ago from Adelaide, South Australia Author

Glad you enjoyed it Princess Prisca. Ciao bella.


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asmaiftikhar 4 years ago from Pakistan

beautiful piece of writing.


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Princess Prisca 4 years ago from Heaven living on Earth

Tony,

Love this piece!!!!

Truthful laced words, the kind that I adore!!!!

Have a blessed day!

Ciao...Princess Prisca

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