Fairlight Players Poetry Home Contact


Search by Title
Search by Topic
Search by Author
Return to this Author

Equality

by Keith Jellicoe


I Know! Thinking quickly said Mr Wiggly Worm
just take my bottom half although it might make me squirm.

He'd already thought he was a little overweight
& this would of course perhaps miraculously save his fate.
OK. Said Mr Shiny Blackbird with agreement look from far off brown nest mate.

So with just a little silent Oh! the deed was done & tension quickly eased
& both Misters Worm & Blackbird were surprisingly quite pleased.

That proved that this could work for everyone concerned
with Mr Worm's more but smaller holes keeping soil still very nicely churned.

Also Mr & Mrs Blackbird's offspring were full up to their brim
all showed off with their song they always like to sing.

I won't repeat it now the repetitive one that I'm afraid gets you all annoyed
that sends you off out of range just anything to avoid!

So an interesting reminder that with give & take comes both problems & success
& of course brings the main thing all do want, mostly much Happiness!

Keith Jellicoe  
Copyright notice.
The copyright of this poem remains the property of the author, and it is reproduced here with his specific consent. The author will be happy to share his work for any non-profit purpose. This means that the poem may be read at a free event, or where any money raised is applied for charitable purposes.
However, if you wish to publish this poem, either on paper or on a website, then you must seek written permission from the author in advance. This may be done via the contact page of this website. In all cases, the authorship and source of the poem must be clearly stated.
Return to
this Author
This site Fairlight Players