Grizzwaald’s Revenge

Magic Hour by Judith Clay

The kids and their parents

would be so impressed

when I pulled from my hat

what they thought in my vest

.

My mode of distraction

perfected to a tee

but my perfect execution

just wasn’t to be

.

I placed the other deck

with the utmost of care

while I had the crowd looking

at the dove on my chair

.

but something went wrong

I think ’twas a spring

the cards all flew out

the crowd’s laughter did ring

.

Oh clown how you laughed

when you blew up my hat

But I’ve stolen your giraffe

whatcha think about that?

~~

Written for dVerse.  Artwork by Judith Clay

This is my second post for the same challenge, and is a direct sequel to my first poem

(since I was once again late for the deadline…I’m submitting for dVerse Open Link Night)

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24 thoughts on “Grizzwaald’s Revenge

  1. haha…some tricks turn out the unexpected way…laughing at beth’s comment as well…smiles.. cool that you went for another poem inspired by judith’s artwork

    • I couldn’t resist…Judith’s artwork simply BEGS for poetic responses (by the way…thanks for the Judith Clay challenge!!)

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