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Post 141

killerbunny

a piercing scream through
the darkness. I'm scared, but it's
just paul mccartney


NTs: enigma and palindromes


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Post 142

Wayfarer-- I only wish I were crackly

Puzzle: a word-- the
only one spelled... One only.
The word? A puzzle.

(Ps: The puzzle, and it's an old one, is "What word does the dictionary spell incorrectly?"(or variations on that theme) And the answer is, of course, "incorrectly.")

Nt: scuba gear and origami


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Post 143

Existential Elevator

AS I dive, I hope
My paper oxygen tank
Is not too soggy.

nt: Apples and fishnet tights.


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Post 144

killerbunny

an apple a day will keep
fishnets at bay but
rocky horror eats mangoes

NTs: violas and turtles


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Post 145

ringWraith917

a turtle, shelled and stringed
if very large, and made of wood
sounds nothing like a viola

next topic: trapeeze and scrambled eggs


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Post 146

steve-the-nervous

The lone swinger dreams
Of love, of life, of feasting
Scrambled egg on toast

Ravens and writing desks


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Post 147

Elfrida

At his writing-desk
Edgar considered raven
but settled for duck.


Willow and barometer


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Post 148

Elfrida

Red japonica
in bloom: my barometer
for rising Spring.

singer and train


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Post 149

luckyorcadian

The op'ra singer
chose to malinger and train
to be a swinger.


and now: needles and drama


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Post 150

Elfrida

smiley - laugh

Is life a drama,
needless tragedy of loss,
or just lost needles?

following on...lemonbalm and flamingoes


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Post 151

luckyorcadian

<SMILEY TYPE="erm"/> lemonbalm?


Flamingoes are pink,
Lemonbalm sounds yellow, both
Lovely shades of pale.


next up: fez and trombone


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Post 152

Elfrida

My best friend's bloke Jez,
playing trombone in a fez,
is Moorish (she sez)... smiley - groan

next one: lake and symphony smiley - musicalnote



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Post 153

Pan, the piper at the gates of dawn

Placid inland sea
Inspiring symphonic tune
Debussy's "La Mer."

next: testosterone and chrysanthemums


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Post 154

Elfrida

Oh testosterone!
Football crowds are headier
than chrysanthemums.

nt: tea and sympathy


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