Ted Sheridan

On Being Dumbed Down - Poem by Ted Sheridan

It is worthless being the smartest person in the world
If nobody understands a word you say.....
And won't pay a dime to see you naked.....

2007 © T Sheridan

Comments about On Being Dumbed Down by Ted Sheridan

  • (6/27/2007 7:26:00 AM)

    Oh, I really am just laughing my arse off here. And how does this predicament feel T? t x (Report) Reply

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  • (6/26/2007 9:59:00 AM)

    We understand this one though Ted. Loved your damned Puritans comment elsewhere! ! Stunner. Just put your gear back on by the way.. (Report) Reply

  • (6/25/2007 6:03:00 PM)

    Got that one right, it's useless to have a brain, if you can't get through anothers thought process...Frustrating, like a mini war....I'd like to think that most would NOT charge one to see them naked but if that's the way it is.....you best come up with more than dimes.....perhaps diamonds? ....Short, and well put...marci.xo (Report) Reply

  • (6/22/2007 10:04:00 PM)

    But, but, you get to stay at any Hilton Hotel free for the rest of your life.! ! ! ! ! marci. :) (Report) Reply

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Poem Submitted: Friday, June 22, 2007

Poem Edited: Tuesday, March 15, 2011

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