Here’s a fun entry that will take you back to childhood!


Smiling Pumpkin
by Carole Mertz

My Papa he poked out the eyes,  Jolly Pumpkin by rlc
And Mama the smile very wide.
When I got the handle
I dropped in the candle,
And carved a triangular nose


Thank you, Carole, for bringing us a smile!

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