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Japanese
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

William
Reviewed by Christine Tsen 7/12/2010
Imaginative poem, delightful ~
Namaste,
Christine
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.

GOD BLESS YOU
TONY
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,

Regis
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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