dr. fell

Non amo te, nec possum dicere quare;
Hoc tantum posso dicere, non amo te.

Saturday, January 27, 2007

How can I have a bee in my bonnet?

How can I have a bee in my bonnet
When I have no bonnet to wear?
The top of my head has no hat or bow on it
But only a great knot of hair.

My sweet Cousin Sue sports a silken puggree,
Aunt Bess has a tile most sublime
At the Door
Yet I have no mill'ner to make me less ugly --
The judges of style call it crime.
Thinking Woman's Hat

My sisters, all three, top their coifs with panache
Three Sisters
But I let no elegance show
I'm lacking sombrero for want of spare cash
And that's why I'm feeling so low.
Feeling Low

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