Treasure Island

douglas scotney

(boomer / Toowoomba, Queensland, Australia. Resides in Adelaide)

Backwoods


The thinking has long been done
About gardens that produce
Things of culinary use
In France,
Where the gardener has little chance
At his hobby
On account of the pig-pork lobby.

Submitted: Saturday, July 13, 2013
Edited: Tuesday, July 16, 2013

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