Gareth Glyn Roberts


New Year's Resolution


Why shed those Christmas calories?
Who says I should?
Give me another helping please
of clotted cream, of full fat cheese,
of Christmas pud.

Pressure to pump or skip or wallop
I'll promptly stifle;
into the kitchen I shall lollop,
and gouge myself another dollop
of sherry trifle.

Submitted: Saturday, December 29, 2012
Edited: Sunday, December 30, 2012

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