Treasure Island

Lawrence S. Pertillar

(February/'47 / Connecticut, USA)

To Think It Fine And Dandy


No they don't and wont,
Take what puzzles them to make pieces fit.
No they don't and wont,
Stop to think and benefit from it.
No they don't and wont,
Sit to listen and from this get...
A comprehension to correct conditions,
To rid a struggling through their ruts.
With a facing them done to pull themselves up.
But...
Loving to groan and whine,
On their behinds from time to time...
To think if fine and dandy,
Is given their unlimited attention!

Submitted: Wednesday, July 30, 2014

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