The Beaten Bear

First we feared and beat the Bear,
put him out in the cold
behind a Great Wall
until the Bear was bitter and old.

When the wall came down we wanted his tricks,
how well he danced now he was rich!
We should be friends, we welcomed him in
(we like the smell of gold that he brings)

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Anna Murzyn

Anna Murzyn

Wearer of many hats; private poet, parent in parentheses, perpetual nerd.