Sic Transit Gloria

A piece of whimsy. And I did find a Roger McGough book at Emmaus, bot not in a box. Indeed I’d of preferred to use ‘Doctor’ John Cooper Clarke as the subject, but it would have spoiled what rhythm was in the lines. And I like Roger McGough!


                     

 

                                  Sic Transit Gloria

                                       

                                    Emmaus Cambridge;

                                        Found in a box,

                                  Some picture frames,

                                       CD’s and books,

                                        One of which

                                was the collected poems

                                    of Roger McGough.

 

                                                  D G Moody

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Bhi

If you look hard enough then there will be always be a McGough!
just the right sentiment without being sentimental.

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