I Grew a Foot this Summer

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From the book The Armpit of Doom

I grew a foot this summer
and I wish it wasn’t true.
I’m not twelve inches taller,
I just need an extra shoe.

 — Kenn Nesbitt

Copyright © 2012. All Rights Reserved.

Reading Level: Grade 2

Topics: Science and Technology Poems, Wacky Weirdness, Wordplay

Poetic Techniques: Narrative Poems, Pun Poems


From the Book The Armpit of Doom

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