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by Ann Scarborough

Sunday, July 11, 2010
Rated "G" by the Author.
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My Toy-Maz-HunKia speaks Japanese

Or perhaps it is Chinese

I find myself in a lingual quandary


A few of its demands I feel sure I have met

Food, drink, doctor’s visits, licenses

Shoes, socks, shelter, the basic needs of life


Yes, my Toy-Maz-HunKia speaks Japanese

Or perhaps it is speaking Chinese

Or perhaps that little known language called Carese


Only a few men and fewer women seem to be versant

But all the Toy-Maz-HunKias speak quite clearly to them

Oh to understand that little known language, Carese


Or would it be automobilese?


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Reviewed by William Bonilla 7/15/2010
Maybe its Korean
The only ones not making anything anymore are "US"
as in We and USA
Peace be with you

Reviewed by Christine Tsen 7/12/2010
Imaginative poem, delightful ~
Reviewed by TONY NERONE 7/12/2010
My friends from Japan tell me the two languages are completely different.I know the Japanenese write verticaly. Either way both cultures are wonderful.

Reviewed by Regis Auffray 7/12/2010
Cleverly concocted, Ann; I appreciate the humor and meaning shared via your verses here. Thank you. Love and best wishes,

Reviewed by Karen Lynn Vidra, The Texas Tornado 7/12/2010
Great write, Annie; nice to see you here! Welcome home!

(((HUGS))) and much love, your friend in Tx., Karen Lynn. :D
Reviewed by Mr. Ed 7/12/2010
Lingual Quandarys are always tough - I hope you find your way out!
Reviewed by George Carroll 7/12/2010
Clever write and well done.
Reviewed by Paul Judges 7/12/2010
Good verse, Ann !

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