Hill Of Beans



What makes new beehives? Who makes the queens?
Is it tantamount to a hill of beans?

What makes new empires? Who makes the deans?
Is it tantamount to a hill of beans?

What makes new beings? Who makes the genes?
Is it tantamount to a hill of beans?

What makes new vistas? Who makes the scenes?
Is it tantamount to a hill of beans?

What makes new broaches? Who makes the preens?
Is it tantamount to a hill of beans?

What makes new fabrics? Who makes the skeins?
Is it tantamount to a hill of beans?

What makes new credits? Who makes the liens?
Is it tantamount to a hill of beans?

What makes new riches? Who makes the means?
Is it tantamount to a hill of beans?

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Submitted on February 05, 2010

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Scheme aA aA aA aA aA xA aA aA
Closest metre Iambic pentameter
Characters 643
Words 128
Stanzas 8
Stanza Lengths 2, 2, 2, 2, 2, 2, 2, 2

Wallace Dean LaBenne

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