Tom Higgins Poems
- Fatty Bum Bum How did I end up in this state? I'm always ...
- Blind Faith 'You must believe my son, you must let faith ...
- A Whisper On The Breeze I think I've come to understand, ...
- Watery Lottery Water, as most of you will know, has the ...
- United We Are Stood Upon If I come across as a bit critical, ...
- Short Poem, Long Grass This morning I sat down for a while to...
- The American Citizen's Right T...
I was born and grew up here, and apart from a brief spell working at Rolls Royce in Bristol in 1973 I have lived here all my life, so far! Egremont is on the edge of the Lake District National Park and the surrounding area is exceptionally beautiful.I have been married since 1983, and have two daughters.I started to jot down a few words about five years ago, but prior to this time I had not ... more »
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Fatty Bum Bum
How did I end up in this state?
I'm always fighting with my weight,
I'd like to put it down to fate,
but that ain't honest!
I know for sure what I do wrong,
I've known the truth all along,
but I always sing a different song,
and that ain't honest!
I've tried to blame my family,
for passing the fat gene down to me,
and making me a big fat'B',
but that ain't honest.
So now I'm gonna face the fact,
I have to make me a slimming pact,
and with exercise I must react.
Now, that is honest!