Borborygmus



City gangs,
hunger pangs
and wild harangues
can crash an omnibus.
Sugar cakes,
stomach aches
and big earthquakes
can cause borborygmus.

Army brass,
bloating gas
and breaking glass
can produce a nonplus.
Ball fumble,
belly rumble
and dance stumble
can cause borborygmus.

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Submitted on January 13, 2010

Modified on March 05, 2023

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Quick analysis:

Scheme aaaxbbbA cccadddA
Closest metre Iambic dimeter
Characters 254
Words 42
Stanzas 2
Stanza Lengths 8, 8

Wallace Dean LaBenne

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