by Eileen FGry
I wish the flipping sun wouldnít shine
The windows need cleaning, and I havenít the time.
I wish the house wasnít flooded with light
The cobwebs in corners look a terrible sight!
The spring rays of sun are really a pain
Iíll have to do dusting all over again.
All through the wintersí dark ,dark days
Iíve slipped into such dreadful lazy ways.
The insidious sun shines brighter than ever
Spring-cleaning is something Iíll never do ever!
It doesnít just show up my homeís dirt and dust
The weeds in the garden are doing their worst.
Dead Daffodil heads all over the lawn
And whatís more it looks like itís time to be mown.
I get woken at dawn by a chorus of song
And for the rest of the day, everythingís wrong!
A Poet called Wordsworth long,long ago
Extolled Springs virtues and flowers that grew,
I often wish I had such passion for Spring
Itís just that I canít stand the whole flipping thing!!!
Eileen Fry 2007