I’m Covered in Slop

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I’m covered in slop.
I’m soaking in splatter
of mud and manure
and vegetable matter.

Now there’s a mistake
I won’t make again:
Asking a pig
to please throw me his pen.

 — Kenn Nesbitt

Copyright © 2004. All Rights Reserved.

Reading Level: Grade 4

Topics: Animal Poems


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