ivor or ivor.e hogg

Rookie (7/4/1934 / Hebburn.Co Durham U.K)

Hunger Is A Fine Sauce - Poem by ivor or ivor.e hogg

Nature intended me to be
an omnivore: That’s what I am.
I will make no apology
because I enjoy beef and lamb.

Though others may have different views.
I find no cause for argument
if they enjoy their meatless stews.
A vegetarian precedent.

I do as nature bids me to
I eat what is available
and feel no guilt because I do.
Eat meat and fish and vegetables.

We have no choice we have to eat
I see no fault in eating meat.

30-Dec-07


Comments about Hunger Is A Fine Sauce by ivor or ivor.e hogg

  • (1/1/2008 2:05:00 AM)

    A refreshingly honest read Ivor. I too eat meat - it seems to suit me and while my daughter is vegetarian, she is not one of those pale souls who look with superior eyes and condemn us carnivores. love, Allie ♥ ♥ ♥ ♥ (Report)Reply

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  • (12/31/2007 9:53:00 PM)

    Hi Ivor! Nice poem! Was that you i saw at Burger King getting a quarter pounder? *10*!
    Friend Thad
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  • (12/31/2007 7:51:00 PM)

    as a vegetarian, i got a hearty laugh from this. lol (Report)Reply

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Poem Submitted: Monday, December 31, 2007



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