Treasure Island

Lawrence S. Pertillar

(February/'47 / Connecticut, USA)

Considered The Joke Too!


I'd just want to say...
Your spelling of 'considered',
Had been done in an incorrect way.
And...
I wish to point that out,
To bring it to your attention...
You have nothing to really,
Laugh that loud about.

'You can not be serious? '

I am.
I've been assigned to correct your flaws.
And your unconscious blemishes.

'Had you thought you were being used.
And considered the joke too? '

Not really.
I am known to be the master of correctness.

'You must be 'half-way' out of the house? '

Why do you point to your head?

Submitted: Thursday, August 16, 2012
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