I Ate a Clock

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At eight o’clock I ate a clock.
And, just as you’re presuming,
it tasted pretty bad, and it
was really time consuming.

 — Kenn Nesbitt

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Reading Level: Grade 6

Topics: Food Poems, Wordplay

Poetic Techniques: Pun Poems


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