Monthly Archives: August 2014

Rest your weary eyes

Rest your weary eyes, my love, Let sleep take you away, To a pleasant land of dreams, Before a brand new day. Rest your aching legs, my love, That ran around all day, Let sweet dreams wash over you, And … Continue reading

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Dear Grandpa

If I could choose a grandpa, (What a funny thing to do) There isn’t one that I could choose, Who would compare to you. You say you’re old but really, You’re still very young at heart, Whenever there’s fun to … Continue reading

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Goodbye and Thank You

You’re off on an adventure, You’re off to pastures new, We hope that you’ll have lots of fun, And find great things to do. We’re very sad to say goodbye, We’re sad to see you go, Your time and care’s … Continue reading

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Lust Led

You said no, I heard yes, That’s how we got in This fat mess, I heard what I wanted to, Head over heels In lust with you. What to do? I don’t know Now that I’ve let You down so. … Continue reading

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The Rush Hour Commute

My head is in your armpit And your bag is on my toe. The lady standing opposite’s Pink thong is out on show. We’re crammed into a carriage, Of a London rush hour train, And the floor’s a sea of … Continue reading

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Pink and Blue

By morning you are Spiderman, By afternoon, you’re Belle, You take your turn at football, And you do it rather well. You’re dressed up in a tutu As you take your aim and strike, Before you lose all interest And … Continue reading

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The Great Parenting Conspiracy

When I became a parent, No one said to me: You’ll spend the next forever Tired as hell and soaked in wee. When I became a parent, Not one person thought to say: Even when she’s 6 months old Your … Continue reading

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