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Terence G. Craddock (afterglows echoes of starlight)


Tonight Sweet Crab Meat


paddle crab
has paddles
for swimming

I swam it
into my bucket
to eat for tea


Copyright © Terence George Craddock

Submitted: Sunday, March 30, 2014
Edited: Monday, March 31, 2014

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Written in March 2014 on the 30.3.2014.
Split image from the poem 'Gathered Mussels On Rocks' by Terence George Craddock.

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  • Veteran Poet - 2,680 Points Terry Craddock (4/15/2014 11:45:00 PM)

    Sweet Crab, Met Eat

    Painted my paddles
    polished shined my shell.
    Coz tonight, at the ball,
    I'll be lively party belle.

    I'll arrive in a fast coach.
    Wear my best broach.
    Ready hungry for a treat:
    King of Crabs I shall eat. (Report) Reply

  • Veteran Poet - 3,857 Points Bri Edwards (4/15/2014 9:12:00 PM)

    my wife, born in japan, of japanese parents, would love to join you for tea! and crab! ! poor little crabby.

    thanks for sharing. bri ;)

    yours:

    Tonight Sweet Crab Meat

    paddle crab
    has paddles
    for swimming

    I swam it
    into my bucket
    to eat for tea

    - - - - - - - - -

    mine:

    Tonight Sweet Crab, Meet...........

    Paint your paddles
    and polish your shell.
    Tonight, at the ball,
    you'll be the belle.

    I'll send a coach.
    Wear your best broach.
    For you, I've got a treat:
    the KIng of Crabs you shall meet. (Report) Reply

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