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Book 34 Page 15



Satirical verse

/ a dictionary definition


Satirical verse;

say one thing,

mean another.


Pretend to please;

but mean

to bother.


Itís an oxy moron;

A contradiction

in terms.


A flippant statement;

With a somber



Itís the writer playing the clown;

with a solemn



Expressing a hope;

While cracking a



Itís like saying something serious;

While being



Satirical verse;

A writers secret pretense,

played out upon the reader.


© Written by Dominic John Gill Dec 30 2001