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Mr Fitzroy Teaches Class - Poem by DAVID GERARDINO


OK, every one take a seat,
now, todays lesson is about
fairy tales, and surrealistic


YOU mean like ricocheting
two ideas at the same time,
like peace and war, or running
and stopping at the same time,


no, like a hounted house in the
day time, or fat dragons on a
thursday night, or plead says
john, or wearing a fidgeting
smile when you hear bad news,
or, cemeteries in a mental
hospital, or, watching blood
drip from your tube, or washing
your hands with your own tears,
or, wearing your slippery black
shoes, and putting holes in
brand new jeans, , , , ,

THE bell rings and mr fitzroy
takes his blue and white pills.

Comments about Mr Fitzroy Teaches Class by DAVID GERARDINO

  • (7/21/2006 10:20:00 PM)

    one freaked out teacher freaking out the class! ! ...loved it...nalini...can i have some of those blue and white pills if i gave you a ten? ...lol (Report) Reply

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  • Frank James Ryan Jr...fjr (7/20/2006 11:47:00 PM)

    now enter the macabre of the new fitz....awesome imagery...haunting and throat throbbing...david...this is spot-on darkest-verse lit.i love it...YESSSSS!
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Poem Submitted: Thursday, July 20, 2006

Poem Edited: Wednesday, August 18, 2010

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