Treasure Island

Tom Allport

(15/3/1949 / Liverpool)

The Squatters


The house had been vacant for just a day
When the Corpie arrived to earn their pay
What job had to be done; had to be done today
As the Squatters would hear and be on their way
So in no time at all
The house was bordered and barbed
And with no one inside, was left to starve
But the Squatters weren't far
And they did hear
The story of that house in Hamilton Square
And the very next day
Borders and barbs removed
The house had a smile
And occupants too!

Submitted: Wednesday, April 20, 2011
Edited: Wednesday, May 25, 2011

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