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Keep Away From Cliff Edges Poem

Keep Away From Cliff Edges

I read a sign that told me to keep away from Cliff Edges
Problem is…
I’ve never met him
So, I don’t really know what he looks like
And that’s a problem

How do I keep away from someone I can’t even recognize?

I could be standing next to Cliff Edges at the bus stop
-And I wouldn’t know it
I could be sitting next to Cliff Edges at the beach
-And I wouldn’t know it
I could be flying in a hot air balloon with Cliff Edges
-And I wouldn’t know it

I wonder about Cliff Edges
Is he a scallywag as my Nana calls some boys
Or, is he something worse?
Maybe Cliff Edges is a ratbag?
A nincompoop?
A bully?
Maybe, he’s just a little misunderstood, as my Mum likes to say

I will keep my eyes open
Just in case
I run into him
This most mysterious fellow,
Cliff Edges 


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