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Question: How important is short, to the point, punctuation in poetry!?
This was inspired by recent critique, of a poem by one of our foremost punctuators!. It raised the old arguement of comma placement!.

Commas Don't Let You Babies Grow Up Semi-colons
By Jellz Fisher (an old country tune you may know)

Comma, don’t let your babies
grow up semi-colons!.
Don’t make them full stop or go quoting and such
Apostrophes won’t satisfy them as much
Comma, this is exactly the point
they've been raised on!.

Let them exclaim,
question marking their name,
but it won’t be the same!.

You’re a Comma,…you’re a Comma,…you’re a Comma!

Comma…!.!.don’t let your babies…… grow up……
…… semi-colons!

Yee Ha!!

Thank ya, thank ya verymuch!. I'm here all week, try the veal!

Best Answer - Chosen by Asker:
here you go JellZ!
Print it! ,,,,,,,,,,,,,,,,,,,,,,,,, ,,,,,,,,,,,,,,,


i actually wanted to change all those dots to commas, ,,,
but i didnt,,,,,,,,,,,,,,,,,,,,,,,,,,,,, :) ,,,,,,,,,,,,,,,,,,,,,,,,,,,,,,,,,,,,,,,,!.!.!.

had some fun!. tyWww@QuestionHome@Com

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