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SCHOOL OF HARD KNOCKS

by David Knape

There was no school
for which I cared,
my only school
was trial and error

Learning was hard
as it could be,
attending this
university

The lessons taught
were tough and stern,
but repetition made them
all well learned

Common sense
became the rule,
the specialty
taught in this school

That education
good or not,
taught me things
not soon forgot

And over years
I learned a lot,
graduating cum laude
School Of Hard Knocks.


© d.knape

April 8, 2014
More "Once Upon A Line" - Light verse and poetry by d.knape
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