Lawrence S. Pertillar

Gold Star - 56,536 Points (February/'47 / Connecticut, USA)

It's A Cartoon - Poem by Lawrence S. Pertillar

He revealed a cartoon of his birth.
Meant at a conference to be a joke.
Since there had been such a controversy,
If, indeed, he was qualified to lead!
And where he was born,
Had been the focus of 'certain' folks.

Just to be sure those observing knew,
The cartoon was not real...
He thought it was in the best of interest,
To announce to those watching...
What they viewed,
Was in fact...
A cartoon.
And 'not' a real depiction!

It isn't real.
It 'is' a cartoon.'

There they sat.
Some questioning and unconvinced.
Since a few wanted to use it,
As a news broadcast exclusive...
To prove finally there was evidence.

It is a joke.
It isn't real.
The producers of it are in our presence.
And they will confirm what I say is true.'

Comments about It's A Cartoon by Lawrence S. Pertillar

  • (5/1/2011 11:20:00 PM)

    Nice poem having great sentiments. Beautifully written
    Loved to read.
    Thanks for sharing.....
    Please read my new poems on page 1&2.
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Poem Submitted: Sunday, May 1, 2011

Poem Edited: Monday, May 2, 2011

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