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Drawing the short straw.

Drawing the short straw.

A Poem by andrew mitchell

He who governs the day
will prolong time
to benefit his longevity.
He who draws
the short straw
will wish for
an exchange
in the hope 
the straw will grow.

© 2020 andrew mitchell

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This seems to have the type of humor that warrants a laugh that has seriousness lying underneath the surface.

Posted 2 Hours Ago

unfortunately for the subject...straws just stay the length they are.

Posted 1 Day Ago

andrew mitchell

1 Day Ago

Thank you J for your words.

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Added on March 27, 2020
Last Updated on March 27, 2020


andrew mitchell
andrew mitchell

adelaide, Australia

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