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The Din of Thin

Contributed by softerware on Sunday, 17th January 2021 @ 01:13:29 PM in AEST
Topic: HumorPoetry



This house once so quiet
now sounds like a riot.
The noise goes on constantly!

Were all on a diet.
I dare you to try it:
chew celery silently!

Our diet of salads
play long crunchy ballads,
Were sorry as dieters can be.

That soup tends to slurp;
beans make us burp.
And the creamy stuff has calories!

Oh, for the sound
of ice cream going down!
the slither of melting cream cheese!

Gravy so mute,
but silent en route,
and cream sauce we swallow with ease.

But since days of olden
weve been beholden
to thinness as key to our poise.

Thus we offer a cure
to help you endure
the disquiet of dieting noise:

To all who hate crunching
while dieters are munching
mashed potatoes with butter applied
over the ears
until sound disappears
works as well as any we/'/ve tried.





Copyright © softerware ... [ 2021-01-17 13:13:29]
(Date/Time posted on site)





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