Rhyme time

My teacher
He says Rhyming is Bad
A speeding rainbow of nations

The Rhyme, He says
Is sour like a lime

A poem, He says
Needs Substance
Needs Soul
A poem, He says
Must be like a bowl of cold porridge

Something to sink your teeth into

But my teacher just needs time
Time to learn to like the Rhyme
Because in small doses
Just like a lime
A Rhyme can be just as
As any of J.K.Baxter's pics.

So teacher
Please learn to love the Rhyme

Because in time a lime may taste like


• By Rowan Latton, Year 10, King's High School

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