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  Hold On Just A Second
by Walt Hardester
Wednesday, April 01, 2015
Rated "G" by the Author.

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Such is life


Mister, Mister, you think you’re so smart.
So you are a writer and, “Maybe" you’re good.
But you are not thinking just as you should.
You are a house husband, retired.
The housework and yardwork you need to do,
Without a complaint, I know you.

Dishes I will do and more for you.
Because I know the consequences,
An impromptu tongue lashing,
I will surely get I think.
As I stare sheepishly at the sink.
Never vehement,
But always succinct,


I love being married.

©2015 Walt Hardester
         



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Reviewed by Kate Burnside 4/8/2015
... sounds like the best of both worlds, Walt! You're suck-sinked and succinct! :) xx
Reviewed by Valerie Jackson (Reader) 4/2/2015
This brought a smile to my face this morning.Maybe, just maybe, husbands do get it although it may talk a while
Reviewed by Jerry Bolton 4/2/2015
A good tongue lashing is . . . er . . . I fergot . . .
Reviewed by Jane Noponen Perinacci 4/2/2015
Those impromptu tongue lashings seem to pay off!

Love ya!

Jane
Reviewed by john zimmerman 4/1/2015
been reading my mail, you have
good write
john+
Reviewed by CHANTI LACE 4/1/2015
lovely poem...

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