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Jonathan ROBIN

(22 September / London)

O Hush Thee Though Maybe after Sir Walter Scott - Lullaby to an Infant Chief - 0314


O hush thee, though maybe desires in the night
for [s]mothering lady, lewd, lovely and tight,
would make you less lonely, sweet dreams would flow free,
they’d all tell of longings precocious in thee!

O flush not the toilet for loudly it blows,
awaking the warders who guard thy repose,
their belts they’d unbuckle, bare bottoms be red,
should any young lady draw near to your bed.

Don’t blush for, sweet baby, the time may soon come
when thy sleep shall be broken by bosom and bum,
then hush thee, my darling, fake rest while you may,
till a wife takes your manhood, then rake every day!

(25 April 1990)

Submitted: Friday, April 05, 2013
Edited: Thursday, October 10, 2013

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