Modern Mother Goose-On The Loose # 602 (Coffee Grounds)

Originally posted on Three by M.E./Rhymes of the Times:

I looked in the cupboard, and what did I see-

Just a bit, not a lot, of that stuff called coffee.

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It was back in November of 1942-

When a rationing, of coffee, had to acrue.

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Every five weeks, the allowance, of only one pound-

And, you can just imagine, how it did not make the round.

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At the time, back then-

The grounds must have been used over and over again.

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And, as time went by, what would eventually leak-

Is a new kind of coffee, that was really weak.

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To spread it out, as far, as one could-

Learning to like weak coffee, as something good.

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The rationing was eventually over, in July of 1943, and the nation did survive-

But, into a full flavored cup of coffee, they did immediately dive.

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I looked in the cupboard, and what did I…

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Three Places To Find Bread And Water (2014)

Originally posted on Three by M.E./Rhymes of the Times:

1. Jail cell.

2. In box, & out of faucet.

3. Table.

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Once a common task-

Without having to ask.

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A Child’s Time-In Simple Rhyme # 478

Originally posted on Three by M.E./Rhymes of the Times:

Parents tell us what to do-

And of course they follow through.

-2010-

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Three Dying Arts (2010)

Originally posted on Three by M.E./Rhymes of the Times:

1. Handwriting.

2. Letters in the snail mail.

3. The Rolodex.
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Wouldn’t hurt to keep one
around-
Just in case your electronic
info cannot be accessed or
found.

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Three To Have With That Donut (2013)

Originally posted on Three by M.E./Rhymes of the Times:

1. Eggs.

2. Bacon.

3. Hash browns.

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You know the one-

That sweet tasting breakfast bun.

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Three Ways To Realize That You Weren’t Quick Enough (2013)

Originally posted on Three by M.E./Rhymes of the Times:

1. All the donuts were gone.

2. You missed your bus.

3. You were gored.
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The stuff, that is not fun-
When you are involved in a bull run.

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The Need-To Read (109)

Originally posted on Three by M.E./Rhymes of the Times:

On the reading run-

Books by the ton.

-2015-

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