Monday, December 14, 2009

Lines that Held Promise But Fizzled Out

If we could synthesise the background hum
At the British Library
We’d… um…


wastedpapiers said...

I write a lot of poems like that!

C.J.Duffy said...

As pages turn beneath wayward fingers
And light falls in remote corners,
We can hear the ceasless' silent, shuffle ?????

C.J.Duffy said...
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C.J.Duffy said...

Of leaves turning

Doctor FTSE said...

Hoping to learn a new and useful skill, I once borrowed a big book from the British Library titled
"How to Hum"

Actually, I was hoping it had an appendix "How to Hum and Whistle at the Same Time" I had a schoolfriend called Herbert who could do that. He could also pound this right buttock with his clenched fist to make himself f**t. God knows how he worked that one.

Bloody letdown! The book was volume 19 of a huge Encyclopedia.

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