Thursday, 17 December 2009
The Grammar W'nker
The Grammar W*nker
This Monstrous fiend normally goes
by the name of Carol or Ben.
They insist you address them
in correct form,
or else they kick off
a most unpleasant storm.
They walk with their noses high in the air,
their eyes pointing down,
And God forbid, if you misuse a noun!
They've added Stephen Fry to their friends,
just so they look smart,
they don't quite
understand the arts.
Contractions, conjunction , commas and case
are far better to them than an imaginary place.
Reading this verse, they have cried: "What could be worse!"
But I know their weak spot, and I am willing to share...
Its not punctuation or the wrong choice of their....
It can reduce them to tears, an emotional mess...
For its a Supermarket sign; "Ten items or less"