Junior High

 I'm so confused:

            I don't know

                                 who

                                        I'm s'posed to obey:

 

Today in school,

                           a

                                dental "hy-genie"

 

Said to us, "...if you don't

                                     spatter the mirror,

                                                                you're not brushing

                                                                                             correctly."

 

Now MOM is mad....

                              but the lady

                                                didn't say

                                                                anything

about

            wiping the mirror.

 

(Written as a retrospective over 20 years after my jr. high school days...  ;-)   )

© C.E. Carl 9-87

© 6-5-10 C.E. (Carl) Elias

 

 

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Micky Dee 6 years ago

I do so appreciate your poem! And, I love your "piece of fluff-fill". It's some of the best!

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