John Leroy Maxwell

Veteran Poet - 1,341 Points (Harrisburg, Pa.)

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Single, retired, physical exercise,
lover of veggie burgers, passion for poetry,
rebel rouser, love to challenge authority? , go ACLU, nondrinker, nontobaccosmoker/potOK, any solo piano music jazz, classical, inspirational, nature
impressions, pop. Doing one good deed a day.
Alias is 'Skipper.' more »

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  • Carol lean(9/25/2018 6:52:00 AM)

    I thought it said l lay there in the gutter with words l could not utter

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The Pig And I

How well do I remember, it was just this past December,
I was walking down the street in manly pride
When my heart began to flutter, and I fell into the gutter,
and a pig came up and lay down by my side
As I lay there in the gutter, with my heart still in a flutter,
a lady passing by began to say
'You can tell a man who boozes, by the company he chooses'
And the pig got up, and slowly walked away

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