Happy May Day

It was the first of May
A lovely warm spring day
I was strolling down the street in drunken pride;
But my knees were all a-flutter,
And I landed in the gutter
And a pig came up and lay down by my side.

Yes, I lay there in the gutter
Thinking thoughts I could not utter
When a lady passing by did softly say:
“You can tell a man who boozes
By the company he chooses” —

And the pig got up and slowly walked away.

(Author unknown)

21 Responses to Happy May Day

  1. Hilarious. 😀 — Suzanne

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  2. Scottie says:

    I wish the reblog buttons were still working, as I would love to share this on my blog. It is grand. I also wish WordPress would stop changing things that work well and mess everything up. Hugs

    Liked by 1 person

  3. bobcabkings says:

    And there’s a song for May:

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  4. Embeecee says:

    BWAHAHAHHA!! I wondered where that poem had gotten to. Now I know. Thanks for the share!

    Liked by 1 person

  5. Hahaha! Happy May Day to you!

    Liked by 1 person

  6. Timelesslady says:

    Aw, love it…made me laugh out loud.

    Liked by 1 person

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