David Threadgold

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.4. A Pig In Muck - Poem by David Threadgold

Up to my knees in the pigsty
Where little pigs learned how to swim
I needed a very large shovel
To dig out the ones who were dim

I found one asleep in the corner
His snout stuck out taking in air
Under the sludge I gave him a nudge
And found not just one but a pair

Both seemed to get rather angry
They’d settled down snug for the night
My nudge caused a nasty reaction
Both charged at me trying to bite

Escaping became quite a problem
My whellies got stuck in the mud
Things all went black when I fell on my back
Where I lay with my pigs in the muck

© 2008 David Threadgold
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Comments about .4. A Pig In Muck by David Threadgold

  • *Trusting You* (9/30/2008 6:59:00 PM)

    lol... man your amazing, you made my day so much better!
    *Purkey Girl*

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  • Dee Daffodil (9/7/2008 9:10:00 AM)

    LOL! ! ! Gotta watch out for those piggies! ! ! They can be nasty lil fellows!

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  • Fay SlimmFay Slimm (8/2/2008 1:00:00 PM)

    A well deserved ten for the word pictures and the humour Dave. (Report)Reply

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  • Ernestine NorthoverErnestine Northover (6/21/2008 10:14:00 AM)

    Bet you came up with a great complexion David, muck is good for the skin, or is it perhaps mud - not sure! ! ! ! ! HA! Great piece of humour, well done indeed.
    Loved it.
    love and hugs Ernestine XXX

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  • Marilyn LottMarilyn Lott (6/21/2008 5:56:00 AM)

    Oh my goodness, David, so funny! Yucky but funny! A 10!

    Best Wishes,

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Poem Submitted: Saturday, June 21, 2008

Poem Edited: Tuesday, October 14, 2008

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