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Feeling Run Down...

Specter of death, ever shadows me
I've seen him everywhere
He lurks in the bushes, behind the trees
He's still there, I swear

I've seen him up close a number of times
It's not so very pretty
He stared me down and looked interested
I'm like; "Hey, nothing here to see"

Slipping through his clutches
I've run a million miles
But, as I evade his touches
He offers me up a smile

I know I'm not immune
He'll get me in future time
Death may be around the corner
While I'm writing this rhyme

So I'll just keep on running
I know I'll need some luck
Death may be just funning
"But, look out for that truck!"

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ooooWWWWwwwww lurking in the bushes? oh my Geezer watch out, if he gets you who the hell will save my poems??

This is really fun, and a bit haunting, i may have used death keeps humming, like a noise that haunts you rather than funning, but i guess it also means death is playing with you so it works. Please be careful when watering the plants on the balcony tonight Sir.! getting in the mood for halloween? Fabulous.

Thank you...Teddy

I'M taking my truck for so many
now you may book me
ere I myself flee
but do compose a silly poem on me '
I'd love to read
as so many i carry
x'cuze mee
pleeze '
no not on a Sunday
off day 4 me

A terrible silence... Almost 24 hours

Thank you...Teddy

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