Common Tater

Richard Groff 1957 (Pottstown, Pa.)



You can stick a fork in me
Baby I’m done
I can’t take all the lies
Here under the sun

I’d rather be taking a fall
In the night
I’d rather go out for a walk
Without light

The women of the earth
Are skilled at deceiving
But I still wish I had one
That I could believe in
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Written on October 08, 2021

Submitted by dawg4jesus on May 15, 2022

Modified on March 05, 2023

18 sec read
4

Quick analysis:

Scheme XAXA XBXB XXAX
Closest metre Iambic trimeter
Characters 278
Words 61
Stanzas 3
Stanza Lengths 4, 4, 4

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