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Creature of the Flushed Lagoon - mag 151

©Shers Gallagher 2013

You HATE pink,
stretching it beyond its limitation
and fitting it like the rebel you are 
of woolly BVDS.
I knitted you the sweater,
calling it maroon. 
But what a comfy form you've made it,
toasting yourself 
'creature of the flushed lagoon'. 

Aisling Books - Magpie Tales


  1. Hahaha - such clever word play! Love it!

  2. That is a creature of the flushed lagoon! Maroon's a bit of a stretch.

  3. TY, Mary.

    She thought so too when she was knitting it, Theresa. But will and desire often usurp reality. ;-)

  4. that definitely is a creature of the flushed lagoon...

  5. Oh you made me giggle! thanks-

  6. Sharp, clever, tres - as Voltaire used to say - amusant.

  7. Great place to a pink lagoon..wonderful imagination!

  8. Well (ahem!) I personally might have chosen a color to fit my own personality--BLACK?--grin!
    You created perfectly-fitting words for the prompt. Shers, you are STILL "good" as
    always and forever....

  9. You took something that was flushed and elevated it with life and colour, isnt that the highest good ?

  10. LOL......I could tuck myself nicely away in this when the footie's on TV!

  11. Nothing wrong with being a rebel so long as you`re crocheted up!!


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