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Crocodile Dream

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A boy who had a scary dream
had nodded off, right near the stream.
His dream now featured crocodiles
that chased the lad for many miles.
A mermaid kicked with legs of steel
the crocodiles who'd chased their meal.
The day was saved and he awoke
when from the water's surface broke
a giant reptile, green and mean
it did disturb the peaceful scene.

The boy, he knew that mermaids don't
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Alison Cassidy 27 May 2006

This should be part of an anthology titled 'Herbie's Silly Verse' I love it, especially the mermaids with legs of steel. Spike Milligan, Hilaire Belloc and Lewis Carroll would be proud. love, Allie

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Gina Onyemaechi 15 May 2006

You need a book, Herbsy. Simple as. G.

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Mary Nagy 15 May 2006

Cute tale Herbert! I see beautiful pictures illustrating this one! Sincerely, Mary

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