No Chicken Soup Today

drawing of duck yelling at a chef

Said the duck to the cook:
“Your fingers you better stop lickin’.
Your soup you’d better not thicken.
Your cooking makes my tummy sicken.
Your knife makes my blood quicken.
As surely as time is tickin’,
I am not a chicken!”

Copyright © 2020 Dave Williams. Included in my book, The Dancing Fish.

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