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January 21, 2019

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I don't think I ever saw this!
Of course, with my memory I'm not sure I remember what a peach is.

Love these rhymes, esp "bets/Let's" and "Queen City/Walter Mitty."
(The latter pair really go together; more's the pity.)

(As do "Cincinnati" and daring to eat a peach.
You can spend a career here, pretending to teach.)

"Teacher" is such a drippy word.
"Hey, don't step in that turd!"

Is about all anyone can really teach ya.
I'd rather go see a double feacha,

with Fred & Ginger, Barbara Stanwyck, or John Wayne--
even S.Z. Sakall, Spring Byington, or Marjorie Main.

But I'd settle for a Tom Seaver extra-inning thriller
with my old pal Dave and "Cuddles" Sakall. And maybe Phyllis Diller.


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