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A Corndog Named Clyde in "Rootin, Tootin' July"
by Sandra S Corona
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Clyde the corndog gulped beans on the fourth of July,
then had to take the bus. He had to ‘go’ … oh, my!
You could see gals squalling, crocodile tears falling.
Windows, open, relief! Clyde let it rip! Good grief!
Rootin’, tootin’ July! Catch a whiff and you’ll cry!

Ev’ryone gave Clyde room (that corndog made them swoon),
if you said words of ‘gloom’, Clyde turned around … would moon.
“Hey, folks, it is July! I know you’re ‘holding’. Why?
That why’s you’re bloated, fat! Why hold onto that cat?”
Rootin’, tootin’ July! Swish that whiff with a broom!

Corndogs are no ‘nonsense’; they are real … no pretense.
They quake and quiver, tense, around things—condiments!
They love waving their flags (but are too stiff … no wags).
They’re truly countrified but hate seeing ‘things’ fried.
Rootin’, tootin’ July! Let the fireworks commence!

One gal grabbed Clyde, and squeezed. I sort of wish he’d sneezed.
His gasket blew … phew! Firecrackers went off too.
Next time I pray he’ll squeeze; not ‘spiff’ to such degree.
All the flags are fanning to prevent folks fainting.
Rootin’, tootin’ July! There’s marshmallow clouds … gee!

Uncle Sam is off Spam (but it’s Clyde whose the ham).
We should send him o’erseas; tell him never to ‘squeeze.
Ev’rybody turns … leers; Clyde stands out, has no peers!
Celebrating’s a hoot when Clyde bursts, cleans his ‘chute’.
Rootin’, tootin’ July! Catch a breath while you can!



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Reviewed by Lori Moore
Funny write. Enjoyed.
Reviewed by Karen Lynn Vidra, The Texas Tornado
Fun write, Sandy! Thanks for sharing!

(((HUGS))) and much love, your friend in Tx., Karen Lynn. :D
Reviewed by Ron (sketchman) Axelson
Thanks for the laugh Sandra......
Reviewed by Tinka Boukes
Thanks for sharing!!

No clue who this Clyde is...lol!!

Love Tinka
Reviewed by John Banasiewicz Jr
I think we need to get Mr Clyde on a low carb diet. He is having way to much fun eating at expense of others.
Got my laugh today here from this.
Have a great week
Tommy
Reviewed by Sue Hess
reminds me of my old grandpa at his peak...whew
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