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Swapping Socks & Possibly Boots With Shakespeare

1 Leave a comment on verse 1 0 Shall I compare thee to a summer buy?

2 Leave a comment on verse 2 0 Thou art more valuable up-front

3 Leave a comment on verse 3 0 Tough forwards at whatever price so rarely do appear

4 Leave a comment on verse 4 0 And season’s length til May so long doth seem

5 Leave a comment on verse 5 0 Regardless of such sponsorship or owner one might keep

6 Leave a comment on verse 6 0 Sometimes perchance attack upon our team or man doth run

7 Leave a comment on verse 7 0 And often are our diving best displayed

8 Leave a comment on verse 8 0 On every back-page from this town to distant lands and climes

9 Leave a comment on verse 9 0 By method fair or foul I fear doth media’s chasing pack bestow

10 Leave a comment on verse 10 0 Eternal shadows on our name and play

11 Leave a comment on verse 11 0 Whilst on we dance and lay not our attention there

12 Leave a comment on verse 12 0 Nor lose possession in midfield

13 Leave a comment on verse 13 0 Or where thou ist most strong methinks

14 Leave a comment on verse 14 0 Nor shall dark threats of relegations loom

15 Leave a comment on verse 15 0 Nor dare to cast such thoughts within

16 Leave a comment on verse 16 0 Whilst others chuckle at our fate

17 Leave a comment on verse 17 0 Who must themselves endure the darkness there

18 Leave a comment on verse 18 0 These end-of-season fights

19 Leave a comment on verse 19 0 That somehow cloak them time on time

20 Leave a comment on verse 20 0 But whilst yon fans can cheer and shout

21 Leave a comment on verse 21 0 With eyes that see and laugh and cry

22 Leave a comment on verse 22 0 So long lives on this glorious game

23 Leave a comment on verse 23 0 That giveth joy to you and me

yeah..whatever.. I know..mock mock.. Crispin again..BUT…..just what would (World Cup) Willy The Shake have said about the game as it was then ..we have no record..we can but guesseth…that’s all …

.”Oi Marlowe! D’you have to play with that gaggle of ruffians out there while I’m trying to flipping writeth. And …do you have to play with 187 a side and make such an abonimable noise in the process…..Get me the chairman of Stratford Town now ..i feel a debt or mention in the programme ode (owed )………ouch !”

Source: http://footballpoets.org/poems/swapping-socks-possibly-boots-with-shakespeare/