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  Best Poems From
  LESLIE BRIGGS (6-16-95)
 
 

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Doodily-Doo

Doodily-Doo went to the zoo, to play with all the monkeys.
She would climb and then she'd whine, 'cause things were smelling funky.
Doodily-Doo went to the zoo, to visit with the lions,
She would growl, while they would prowl, and her favorite on was Ryan.
Doodily-Doo went to the zoo, to pet and run with tigers,
They could swim with Joseph Kim, but they weren't very good divers.
Doodily-Doo went to the zoo, to laugh with all the seals,
She fed them fish and made a wish and they ate Alex Riehl.

(August 31,2008)
 
Leslie Briggs
   
 

   
   
 

  2.     

My Friend

You are...
My Friend,
my companion,
through good times and bad
my friend,
my buddy,
through happy and sad,
beside me you stand,
beside me you walk,
you're there to listen,
you're there to talk,
with happiness, with smiles,
with pain and tears,
I know you'll be there,
throughout the years!

(June 5,2008)
 
Leslie Briggs
   
 

   
   
 

  3.     

Sticks and Stones

Pirate skulls and bones,
Pirate ships and treasures,
Pirate seas and maps,
Pirate scales and measures.

Pirate skulls and bones,
Pirate do's and don'ts,
Pirate no's and yes's,
Pirate will's and won'ts.

Pirate skulls and bones,
Pirate takes and loans,
Pirate needs and wants,
Pirate sticks and stones.

(August 31,2008)
 
Leslie Briggs
   
 

   
   
 

  4.     

Cry Havoc

See the people run for shelter,
Notice embers, fire, smoke,
Children crying, Women screaming,
People coughing, hear them choke,
Cry, 'Havoc! ' and let slip the dogs of war,
As tranquility is no more.

Watch buildings tumble to the ground,
Feel the smoke engulfing us,
Note the embers in your eyes,
This city would be infamous,
Cry, 'Havoc! ' and let slip the dogs of war,
As tranquility is no more.

Running from the burning structures,
Kicking up dust a lone rock slips,
Not aware of this rock,
It hits you and you trip,
Cry, 'Havoc! ' and let slip the dogs of war,
As tranquility is no more.

You cry for help,
But no one hears,
They all keep running even me,
Ringing in your ears shouts of fear,
Cry, 'Havoc! ' and let slip the dogs of war,
As tranquility is no more.

Embers fall upon your back,
Cry, 'Havoc! ' and let slip the dogs of war,
You feel the pain but ignore it,
As tranquility is no more.

(June 5,2008)
 
Leslie Briggs
   
 
 

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