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A Lament For Town

1 Leave a comment on verse 1 0 A Lament for Town

2 Leave a comment on verse 2 0 Supporting Man U?
Join the queue
Supporting Liverpool?
Be labelled a fool
Supporting Spurs?
No one cares
Supporting Chelsea?
Accused of glory
Supporting Arsenal?
You’re no angel
Supporting Leeds?
Ignoring off-field deeds
Supporting Newcastle?
Too much hassle
Supporting Man City?
Derision and pity
Support Grimsby!
What’s wrong? Is it too easy?

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Notes

Inspired by listening to my fellows at work arguing about ‘their’ teams, when just round not too many corners is a team that, in a better world, we could all agree on.

Source: http://footballpoets.org/poems/a-lament-for-town/