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goofy poem to prove I'm not morbid (Ode to an Onion) (Free verse) by greym0on
No other force on earth Has the power to make people cry Simply by being in their presence. Mightiest of Vegetables - You grow - Underground. And perhaps there is sensitivity to you... A gentleness Beneath all the layers... Or perhaps I am being Overly Romantic - And you are simply - An Onion. Warrior Food - Bane of Orthodontists. Defender of Halitosis. To think... If Eve had tempted Adam With you - Instead of a paltry Apple... We would still be roaming Paradise. Great Onion - Ruler of Indigestion... But I am still stro nger than you. And my only tribute - To your Magnificence - Is to sautee you, And call you - Quite Tasty. 6-19-03

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Weighted score: 5.2689414
Overall Rank: 3839
Posted: August 31, 2003 10:55 PM PDT; Last modified: August 31, 2003 10:55 PM PDT
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[7] Y2kSlamPoet @ 69.19.182.150 | 1-Sep-03/3:18 AM | Reply
"If Eve had tempted Adam
With you -
Instead of a paltry Apple...
We would still be roaming Paradise"

and smelling his bad breath... i think my plum idea is a better one.. ;/

blessed with 7.
[9] http://mulberryfairy @ 216.195.146.152 > Y2kSlamPoet | 1-Sep-03/8:47 AM | Reply
I disagree, onion breath is sexy. Especially the onion breath one can't get rid of after they brush their teeth, all the other bad breath gone, and just that current of garlicy onion remains. I would accept Eve's onion-y temptation, even if it meant being expelled from Paradise.
[n/a] SupremeDreamer @ 69.19.182.186 > http://mulberryfairy | 1-Sep-03/12:20 PM | Reply
;/ if i start kissing a girlie and the taste of onion appears, my lips are likely to scruntch up in repulsion (and a bad attempt will be made to avoid looking like an insensitive bastard)

PLUMS!!! PLUMS!!! purple plums.. sweet, good on breath, your lovers lips will thank you for it!!!!
[5] <~> @ 64.252.166.116 > SupremeDreamer | 1-Sep-03/8:00 PM | Reply
girls--don't have 'plums'. ask around. report the results.
[n/a] SupremeDreamer @ 204.31.181.134 > <~> | 3-Sep-03/1:20 PM | Reply
that why im advertising them z.. i didnt say they have plums.. thats why i want to make money selling it.. just where did you see me saying they have plums? did you have a short circuit?
[n/a] SupremeDreamer @ 204.31.169.101 | 1-Sep-03/7:56 AM | Reply
I spit. I pop. I rot. I cause thee to cry, and soon the fumes of my evil peeled layers shall kill thee.

i smell someone who hides behind the moon, i smell a goon that wants to play a game i love.. or perhaps i smell blood that has not been spilled yet.. shall this veggie taste thy blood.. shall it flow as a large watercourse, or drain via the carved delta?

-sniff- my teeth ache for flesh..
[8] abecedarian @ 4.40.32.229 | 1-Sep-03/9:48 AM | Reply
40 quid on onion any day of the week.
[n/a] SupremeDreamer @ 69.19.182.186 > abecedarian | 1-Sep-03/10:35 AM | Reply
yeah, i smell because.. -sniff- im beatiful inside.. but no one can see!!!!

_dark scribbles notes: "Patient is an emotional puff ball"_
[6] deleted user @ 64.63.204.8 | 1-Sep-03/10:50 AM | Reply
this onion poem is more morbid than most.
[7] Sasha @ 69.138.236.63 | 13-May-04/6:49 PM | Reply
Neruda you aren't
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