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The Dodo, a non-sensical poemTwo of every color but one
I noticed as the birdies sung,
And four of every song but three
coming from my willow tree.
Six of every breed but five
now flying high trough the sky,
And eight of every gender but seven
making nests for future lovin'!
Now if you count how many birds you see
how many mating would there be?
All of the birds can be linked
except for the Dodo, which is extinct.
Why one's even here I wonder why,
I mean, c'mon, they can't even fly!
So as the birds "do-do" as in to spawn,
the Dodo just "doo-doos" on my lawn.
EasterRemember what you love,
you with sand in your teeth
and the feral burn of hunger
in your eyes.
God sends his regrets.
He made you grasping and slow,
in a late hour
when the wine washed low.
Remember what you love.
Fall to your knees in the toss
and the swell, quell
the appetite of the cold black sea.
Beg blessings for your home
and the salt-sick trees.
Reach what lies near:
the fat-faced child, the sweet-soft lamb;
tether the tantrum, trickle the blood.
Offer psalms to what is holy,
whisper the name of what you love
as it bobs in the bleak mad sea.
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