Rev. Dr. A. Jacob Hassler

Be Careful What You Wish For - Poem by Rev. Dr. A. Jacob Hassler

my trousers have become uncomfortably snug
my belt is suddenly a notch too tight

i prayed for a few extra inches below the waist
but this is not what i had in mind – no, not quite!

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Poem Submitted: Tuesday, March 22, 2005

Poem Edited: Friday, June 9, 2006

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