Douglas Scotney Poems
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B: Xxxxxxv: Out Of Mockery
Out of their mockers
they made gauche players
and charged their own mockery
and their mockers'.
Stretch Or Gasbag
The name of the woman at the head of the queue
sounded like Dean, but she spelled it Dehne.
I said it's German and should be said like Deigner.
'I know, ' she said, 'but in Australia what can you do? '
'It sounds like a verb, ' said I.
'Have you any idea what it means? '