Entries from June 2002 ↓

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Revenge

When I’ve had an operation, And I am scared to laugh or cough, The thing that really makes me mad, The thing that always tees me off, Is acquaintances who visit Or even people on the staff Who think they are comedians And think they have to make me laugh. When I’m lying there in […]

Payback

When I’ve had an operation, And I am scared to laugh or cough, The thing that really makes me mad, The thing that always tees me off, Are acquaintances who visit, Or even people on the staff, Who think they are comedians And think they have to make me laugh. When I’m lying there in […]

Far Away Places

Have you ever noticed how Distances all seem to change? Places you could scratch before Seem to be just out of range. Little things that you have dropped, That are lying on the floor, You could easily have picked up Just a few short years before. When you try to read a book, You must […]

Grandma’s Good Advice

My grandmother always told me That I should pick my friends with care. She said that some friends that I chose Were more than her old bones could bear. She said I shouldn’t get attached To the wrong kind of a friend. She said that they’ll just drag you down And take you with them […]

My Shin

At God’s whim, he made our body Out of many different parts. He must have had a Godly plan Of drawings, graphs and fancy charts. My shin, I think, he gave much thought; I’m sure it wasn’t just a lark. Because I’ve used it frequently, For finding furniture in the dark.