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Gastrostomy



Is propensity
A precursor
To profligacy?

Extended stomachs
Bursting belts
Yet jovial indifference;

Can dietetic didaction
Dissuade bodily denigration?

Jostling jovials,
Bouncing bellies,
Hindered hearts,
Altered arteries,
e-e-e-e-e-e-e-e-e-e!
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Submitted by dougnoel on July 14, 2020

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