Sonnet XII

This bagel’s somewhat darker than I like
Like Cage and Shue instead of Cheech and Chong
Or Jack Bauer instead of Barney Fife
I guess I let it toast a bit too long

These onions overwhelm all with their taste
Like Donald Trump with marble, glass and gold
Or one whose favorite band is Ace of Base
I guess my mixing hand was just too bold

This hole is fairly larger than ideal
Like any screen that broadcasts Carrot Top
Or any speaker playing songs by Seal
I guess my fingers knew not when to stop

But even though my similes are crummy,
I still think that this bagel’s pretty yummy






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11 2009

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  1. Mina #
    1

    Very true! Makes a change to see soemnoe spell it out like that. 🙂

  2. life insurance #
    2

    You have the monopoly on useful information-aren’t monopolies illegal? 😉

  3. and impotence #
    3

    We could’ve done with that insight early on.



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