OFF BY ONE

Not being one to boast,
and no, I’m not a cop.
But when you see the light,
it will be the end of life’s caper.
Never a chicken, not given to fowl play,
your final days will just whittle away.

© Walter J Wojtanik, 2014

The provided words from Poetic Asides were altered to be “off by one” or at least one letter. I incorporated them into my poem. The words:

  • toast
  • pop
  • right
  • paper
  • howl
  • little

POETIC ASIDES with Robert Lee Brewer – Prompt #268

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