john tiong chunghoo

Gold Star - 4,867 Points (Jan 21,1960 / Sibu, Sarawak, Borneo East Malaysia)

Cheap Socks - Poem by john tiong chunghoo

oh, these chinese socks
spic and span at the store
they have the touch of
a hubby's smartness
and shilling cheap
now after two wearings
and one washing
they perch on the floor
each a mouse
small, black and round
turning rebels
refusing to take
any of your errands
fingers or foot

Comments about Cheap Socks by john tiong chunghoo

  • (5/11/2006 2:33:00 AM)

    I like this poem until that analogy John, which I found a bit sick to be honest. Tai, hoping you will dump this one quick! (Report) Reply

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Poem Submitted: Thursday, May 11, 2006

Poem Edited: Sunday, December 24, 2006

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