Michael Shepherd

Rookie (8.4.1929 / Marton, Lancashire)

In Answer To Your E-Mail... - Poem by Michael Shepherd

If she wants
that extra two inches,
that six more hours of ecstatic sleep-deprivation,
that concrete-and-steel erection to win architecture awards,
then send your e-mails to her,
she can pay for the bloody things.
I'm not proud.


Comments about In Answer To Your E-Mail... by Michael Shepherd

  • (7/15/2005 12:04:00 PM)

    I don't think any woman in their right mind wants that....lol! Good Write. (Report)Reply

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  • (7/15/2005 11:24:00 AM)

    What? ? ? ? ? ? ? ? ? This is hilarious in a wierd, incomprehensible way. (Report)Reply

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Poem Submitted: Friday, July 15, 2005

Poem Edited: Friday, July 15, 2005


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