To Set Teef Really Awfully on Edge …

Let’s see what pictures I can dredge

Reflecting living on the Edge  —

For starters here is one of scores

Which shows old home on southern shores;


And this one here can show it, too:

But now, from restaurant, the view;


The drop is one that quite appals

From edge while viewing Howick Falls;


Hobserve the hedge of paving ‘ere,

And that the ‘edge ‘e clipped is clear.

Which shows just ‘ow a Cockney gets

When ‘e hattempts to ‘edge ‘is bets* …


* Actually it is beds that are edged and hedged?
© September 2016 (WordPress)

About colonialist

Active septic geranium who plays with words writing fantasy novels and professionally editing, with notes writing classical music, and with riding a mountain bike, horses and dinghies.
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17 Responses to To Set Teef Really Awfully on Edge …

  1. Arkenaten says:

    Howick falls,
    Have a photo of moi in the foreground and the falls behind taken mere weeks after touching down on Jhb’s sun baked soil on a brief Road Trip to Durbs over New Year.’80


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  3. Tokeloshe says:

    Well done, I hope you weren’t too close to the edge at Howick Falls!


  4. Thanks for the smiles, Col. 🙂 Your Howick Falls photo is very impressive.

    Liked by 1 person

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  6. Tom Merriman says:

    A fun take on the ‘edge’ theme, Col!

    Liked by 1 person

  7. Being a born and bred Cockney, as my nom de plume suggests, I wish to state quite clearly that I have never been known to ‘edge me bets!

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  8. Wonderful post for this week’s Edge. Love your words and photos

    Liked by 1 person

  9. Great photos, but your words widen my smile even more.


  10. Pussycat44 says:

    Howick Falls is probably the first waterfall I ever saw.

    Liked by 1 person

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