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Dayvid Graybill

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The Honorable Doctor
by Dayvid Graybill
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This was written while listening to a lecture in a class. The Honorable Doctor loved to talk about himself and no one gave a crap about what he was saying.

Listening

To nothing

Coming from his mouth

Importance of silence

Not knowing

He digs his own

Hole

And falls in

Standing on the edge

We peer down

 

He’s still talking.

 

© 2011 Dayvid Graybill

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Reviewed by Patrick Granfors
I know a couple of folks like that, traveling black holes of amusement. Patrick
Reviewed by D. Vegas
Dayvid, I believe most of us have encountered someone like that.

Always,
Deborah
Reviewed by Regis Auffray
I've know profs like this. Thanks, Dayvid. Love and peace,

Regis
Reviewed by Carma Chan
I love that

He digs is own

Hole

has a double meaning:)
Reviewed by Ed Matlack
Sounds like that guy, Mr. Ed, just below, LOL...but really, sounds like so many teachers, they talk to hear themselves speak...e
Reviewed by Mr. Ed
Sounds just like my old boss!
Reviewed by Christine Tsen
This awesome poem goes by in one fabulously entertaining comic flash! :)
Reviewed by Jerry Bolton (Reader)
Can't top Sage. Never could. Never will. Enjoyed your poem anyway.
Reviewed by Sage Sweetwater
Sounds like ego's synonym of diarrea of the mouth. You know, Dayvid, nothing ever comes from self-centered personalities. They all have boring lives just like they speak in monotone, the same pitch, the same bunch of crap. Now give us a saddlebag doctor who talks about turpentine remedies and the religion of 1800s apothecaries and we'll sit all day and listen. Good poetry and to the point.

Love and White Cloud or Angel Soft,
Sage
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