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Ruan Mills Burke

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My Portrait! You're Kidding, Right?
by Ruan Mills Burke
Rated "G" by the Author.
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I was trying to get a photo for a painting but he wasn't having any of it. lol


 

Don't they know, a dog like me 
Was never meant as upper crust 
Posed in paint for all to see 
A reward will come of this, I trust 

Namby-pamby, looking cute 
"Show your face!" They'll bill and coo 
Of course they'll learn I'm more astute, 
Inclined to show a different view 

More cajoling, plead their case 
Lift my head? They've got no chance! 
Without a treat to buy my grace 
I'll not be feigning elegance 

Do they really think I'll sit and pose? 
I'm off, before they catch my glare 
I know a place where no one goes 
They'll never think to look in there.

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Reviewed by Connie Faust
He has better things to pursue. Cute writing and again, its from the heart of your subject!

Connie
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