The POTW: Verse Til It Hurts


POTW #768
(Week of 19 June, 2011)

It's not a cat. Also, happy Father's Day to all you dads! Keep up the good work.


A mustache of quality
Is faith and frivolity
It calls for technology
And patience and art
And the postmodern beard
Should be mocked and revered
Often stippled or tiered
And displayed a la carte
With whiskers and grace
We atone for the face
Though in matters of taste
There are nations apart
And the civil ideals
Which the razor reveals
Have a passing appeal
As they trigger an instant restart

Copyright © 2011 by Dave Grossman

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