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Diary Entry 24:

Started: 7:34pm. Finished: 7:52pm My dorm. Based on Cassius Marcellus Coolidge’s A Bachelor’s Dog.

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Luxury-

that six-lettered lap dog

he sells with a smile

can only afford

a rolled-over belly.

Barking at the telly,

he spits a tooth-marked chimney to the side

and fills his lungs with smoking cash.

With beer on the burner,

Turner churns in the distance.

-A. Struthers

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