Eggs before hearts

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On hearing about Easter eggs going on sale on Christmas Eve

 

No chance for cupid

To pick up his bow

Not yet melted

Those men of snow

When what was on

Shop shelves

Full show

But  a shiny

Easter egg

 

Left uneaten

Chocolate money

Leaping Lords

Replaced by bunnies

We're still in winter

Though a little sunny

Christmas on 

Last legs

 

Making profits

Tis' the reason

We've got to rush

Past every season

Greedy business men

We need to please 'em

Romance officially

Dead

 

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Do.RoThy

Fri 3rd Jan 2020 14:44

Aussie celebrating eastery Christmasy....eating buns with santa Don.....sounds so much fun.....hehehe!!! 💖

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Nigel Astell

Fri 3rd Jan 2020 14:43

Romance is alive
only not in
the business eye
forget the eggs
buy some chocs
all half price
tie cupid bow
then to unwrap
share with someone
as snow melts
like your heart.

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poemagraphic

Fri 3rd Jan 2020 14:29

Ban the Bun

what a great slogan that would be

for those of us old enough to remember

"Ban The Bomb"

Look where that got us new age hippy types.

Ho Hum said Po

Keep sticking it to um Ruth!

Blooming profiteers'

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