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Monday, August 29, 2005

Why?

Child on the pavement
carrying stones.
Down came a car driver
broke child’s bones.
Ah, said the passersby
that’s his fate.
Gah, said the car driver,
I’m running late!

4 Comments:

Blogger Kumari said...

Such a dark twist to one of my fave rhymes...simple yet scathing.

8:49 PM  
Blogger balihai said...

you are a funny one, indira.
a funny dark one.
so this is where you been hiding. hmmm...
;-D

8:46 PM  
Anonymous Charu said...

girl, every time I come here, I go ouch.

6:37 PM  
Anonymous vaishnavi said...

yes, ouch is the word.. yu really know how to add the twist to the tale...

vaish

12:02 PM  

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