The Possum Says...

Reads: 37  | Likes: 3  | Shelves: 0  | Comments: 1

  • Facebook
  • Twitter
  • Reddit
  • Pinterest
  • Invite

Status: Finished  |  Genre: Humor  |  House: Booksie Classic

Another Seuss-liker

The possum says, "Hey, I'm walking here!"
That it's across a highway, he just doesn't care
He's too dense to realize or feel any fear,
Just keeps waddling despite the air horn's blare
 
The screech of tires fills the haunts of midnight 
Road pizza left where possum used to be
A shaken trucker recoils at the darting possum sight
Birds of prey enjoy the possum buffet for free
 
Beware, kids, when you come of age to drive
Keep your eyes peeled for a sudden wild
You may think, 'be careful, if you want to stay alive!"
But remember, by your headlights they're beguiled!
 
The possum says dick after he meets cold steel
Traveling sixty five MPH, they'll be a fur explosion
So stay alert for nature when you're behind the wheel,
'Cause hosing down your mobile is no fricking fun!
 
 
 
 
 
 


Submitted: March 08, 2021

© Copyright 2021 Mike S.. All rights reserved.

  • Facebook
  • Twitter
  • Reddit
  • Pinterest
  • Invite

Add Your Comments:

Comments

hullabaloo22

An unusual poem, that's for sure. Poor possum!

Mon, March 8th, 2021 7:15pm

Author
Reply

Thanks, Hull, and I agree, but I couldn't just delete it, I had to keep going

Mon, March 8th, 2021 12:38pm

Facebook Comments

Other Content by Mike S.

Poem / Editorial and Opinion

Poem / Editorial and Opinion