Dónall Dempsey

(15/07/56 / Curragh Camp, Co. Kildare, Eire.)

An Unfairy Story


whilst fretfully she sleeps
Frog Prince kisses the Princess
turning her into a beautiful frog

yes, and well...they lived
happy ever after as water
in the bottom of a deep deep well

what kind of fairy story
were you after....ahhhh
the grim human kind

frog prince & frog princess
hop happily about a bit
eating delicious(ribbit) flies

oh how our love has
spawned
tadpoles will be tadpoles I suppose

now it's time
for us to croak it
remembering our happy once upon a times

Submitted: Monday, February 25, 2013
Edited: Monday, February 25, 2013
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