Munday on Monday: Year’s end

12/30/2013 12:22 AM

12/30/2013 12:22 AM

Year’s end

I’m seeking an extension, please;

Just show the forms; I’ll pay the fees.

“You mean for taxes?” thus they’ll ask.

But no — a somewhat different task.

I mean this

year

— so fast it’s run,

So much still on my list undone!

And thus I’d like this year extended

Till undone things are all attended.

And all I ask: a month or three;

Just splice ’em on, some time for me.

In shock, I blurt my year-end screed:

You haven’t got the forms I need?

Don Munday

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