Treasure Island

South Westerner

Poems of South Westerner

1. The Adder 3/20/2008
2. The Mermaid 3/20/2008
3. The Porcupine 3/20/2008
4. The Seahorse 3/20/2008
5. The Viper 3/20/2008
6. The Yak 3/20/2008

The Seahorse

The seahorse doesn’t do divorce:
It picks a spouse for life.
The wife’s the husband and, perforce,
The husband is the wife.
A husband, feeling rightly proud
(As husbands are, of course) ,
Will say of her who’s well endowed:
‘My wife’s hung like a horse.’

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