Alan Draper

Rookie - 3 Points (1955 / Devon England UK)

The Frog Is Still Here - Poem by Alan Draper

Jacques the chef ordered it
The livestock removed bit by bit
My pond has been drained
Nothing now remains
He wanted frogs legs for his menu
No green creatures are now in situe
Most of my pals limbs have been eaten
But I've escaped - unbeaten
Give me time to recouperate
I might even find a new mate
I'll be back
Just don't tell Jacques!

Comments about The Frog Is Still Here by Alan Draper

  • (4/29/2013 7:10:00 PM)

    This is witty. Nice. (Report) Reply

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  • (10/25/2009 10:57:00 AM)

    you make me smile and smile again...sad and funny at the same time (Report) Reply

  • (10/18/2009 11:24:00 AM)

    Ridiculous and kind originality. 10...
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  • (10/18/2009 9:01:00 AM)

    nice narrative poem, thank you for sharing....10 (Report) Reply

  • (9/25/2009 1:14:00 AM)

    Very Good, Keep it up! ! ! (Report) Reply

  • (9/20/2009 2:28:00 PM)

    how cute. clever, imaginative and well written. my heart stays with the poor little frog, i hope he keeps his legs.
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  • (9/18/2009 4:55:00 PM)

    Ahh little legless frogs.....

    Maids pass Lilly pad
    Native Essex frog winks while
    long tongue licks warm beer.

    More Frogs

    darting tongue thrusts out
    old frog dies on lily pad
    maidens weeps green tears

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Poem Submitted: Friday, September 18, 2009

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