David Darbyshire

Rookie (6/11/54 / Darwen England)

Oh Brother


I see no one comments on misery
I'll try to be light with comedy
Something funny for today
To help us on our way

I saw a man slip on a banana peel
And a girl flew over her front wheel
A man light his cigar and it blew up
Small boy dragging his sweet little pup

All these observations seem funny
But if you look again you'll see misery
For what looks funny to us is pain for another
I just stepped in some dog crap Oh brother

Submitted: Monday, May 21, 2007
Edited: Monday, February 28, 2011

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