Really Awful Codes id Dozes


‘It is only a cold in the head’
Is a statement that, up with, I’m fed,
Whereas a dose of ‘flu’
Only lasts a day or two,
Colds go on for weeks, so ‘tis said.

They scoff when colds take you to bed,
Even though you would rather be dead,
Meanwhile coughs and sneezes
Or horrible wheezes
Simply will not respond to a med.

When all in the family are led
To having to having their noses bright red
And getting all cranky
While holding a hanky
Such path one would rather not tread!

© June 2019 Colonialist

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. Recently Indie Publishing has been added to this list.
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22 Responses to Really Awful Codes id Dozes

  1. I haven’t used a hanky for 65 years or more, I find them hideous, nasty things; I wonder at those that blow their noses into them, fold them as if they contained a precious treasure,and stuff them in their pockets.


  2. Widdershins says:

    Bugger! 😦 … may wellness encapsulate you soon … and may you not run out of handkerchiefs before that glorious moment. 🙂


  3. Healing Pawkisses are on the way to feel better soon💗💗💗


  4. Met medisyne twee weke sonder 14 dae ,,, Sterkte

    Liked by 1 person

  5. Dicely Dud. Get well sood


  6. Oh horrors! Hope you’re better sooner than anticipated.


  7. I am sorry you are ill. I hope you feel better soon.


  8. SueW says:

    Love your rhyme. Yourself of care take! 🙂


  9. disperser says:

    Ain’t gonna “like” this . . . take care.


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