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by twoleftfeet
Fri Dec 09, 2005 12:43 pm
Forum: Post-a-Poem (Experienced)
Topic: George Best - In Gratitude
Replies: 4
Views: 714

George Best - In Gratitude

George Best - In Gratitude Off the pitch He burned the candle at both ends. On it He was a November rocket. His flair was stellar, Once glimpsed Imprinted forever on the film of memory Replay it now - Crowd hush as he turns on a sixpence accelerating away for all he's worth. Adrenalin rush. Watch hi...
by twoleftfeet
Fri Dec 09, 2005 9:33 am
Forum: Post-a-Poem (Experienced)
Topic: Trams and Strassenbahns
Replies: 10
Views: 3651

Kenneth More?

Could this be a reference to "Reach for the Sky" in which he , too, was
by twoleftfeet
Wed Dec 07, 2005 5:08 pm
Forum: Post-a-Poem (Experienced)
Topic: Blind Rag.
Replies: 8
Views: 1088

I really liked this poem, too, especially the puns. It manages to be serious and amusing at the same time. If I have to make any criticism at all, it is to say that the last line (unlike the rest of the poem) is a tad unsubtle. How about something along the lines of "sitting on their thumbs"? That w...
by twoleftfeet
Wed Dec 07, 2005 4:32 pm
Forum: Post-a-Poem (Experienced)
Topic: The Reluctant Goalkeeper
Replies: 3
Views: 705

The Reluctant Goalkeeper

The Reluctant Goalkeeper ______________________ “Why must I be in goal?” said the goalie “Just standing in front of this net?” “Their number “8” can’t kick the ball straight” “I’ve not had a shot to save yet!” “Why must I be in goal?” said the goalie “It hurts when I dive on the ground.” “These glov...