wordsout by godfrey rust
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Fancy that

It’s hard to be a parent,
keeping up with childrens’ fads—
what a blessing that the telly’s
such a help for mums and dads!

How clever that the toys they need
and the drinks and sweets that feed them
are nearly always advertised
just before they need them.

Godfrey Rust 1994, godfrey@wordsout.co.uk. See here for permissions.