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Swampyville's - You're the Poet!

Fill in the below blanks with the following words or use your own words.

Bell, could, died, down, ground, lied, should, yell.

Buried Alive! By L Don Oliver

No breath to take, Before we go _; Interred by "their" Justice, In the cold, cold, ___;

Believe in what they say, Of that which you ___; For they know much better, Than you ever __;

For we are dead, Before we have _; Believing in "their" truth, That they have _;

Ding, Ding, Ding, Ring the __; "All is well", The false ones __;

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"Whoo-Whoo"! By L. Don Oliver

We all called him "Whoo-Whoo", No purer person you will ever find; Every morning we would gather, To watch him chugging down the line;

Every morning we would pump our fists, Like little children are oft to do; He would pull his imaginary whistle chain, Then go, "whoo-whoo", "whoo-whoo", "whoo-whoo";

"Whoo-Whoo" was a slow learner, And he wasn't very smart; One thing that he did possess, Was a great big loving heart;

The little money he made, From clearing vacant lots, To him that wasn't a great feat; Each morning he would buy bread, For all the little birds, And the small animals to eat;

One day a small child, Fell into a raging river, Running through a biting rain, That cut like a sharpened knife, With no thought of himself, "Whoo-Whoo" jumped into that river, Swam to that little child, And save that baby's life;

"Whoo-Whoo" was still mortal, He had every thing to live for, And he didn't want to die; The last seen in his existence, He was flowing down the river His hand up, waving goodbye;

They found "Whoo-Whoo" a few days later, There was nothing any one could do; Some say that off in the distance, They heard a "whoo-whoo", "whoo-whoo", "whoo-whoo";

I know that "Whoo-Whoo" is now, With God in heaven and that He is doing just fine; For each morning the angels, All gather together to watch, "Whoo-Whoo", chugging down the line;

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Leslie Swearingen 3 years, 2 months ago

p>LJWorld.com weblogs Swampyville's - "The Banshee's Cry" Posted by Swampville June 3, 2012 at 12:22 p.m. Swampyville's - "Buried Alive"!

Swampyville's - You're the Poet!

Fill in the below blanks with the following words or use your own words.

Bell, could, died, down, ground, lied, should, yell.

Buried Alive! By L Don Oliver

No breath to take, Before we go to sleep_; Interred by "their" Justice, In the cold, cold, space void___;

Believe in what they say, Of that which you have measured out _; For they know much better, Than you ever sought to know;

For we are dead, Before we have our due emergence ; Believing in "their" truth, That they have now been found out;

Ding, Ding, Ding, Ring the bells of St. Brendan__; "All is well", The false ones are made ashes by the fires of hell;

Leslie Swearingen 3 years, 2 months ago

This is the first one that I have done and I am not sure that I got it remotely right.

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