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The Jolly Referee

1 Leave a comment on verse 1 0 Oh he’s a jolly referee,
He never takes offence,
He chortles with hilarity
When things are getting tense.
Managers don’t seem to mind
Whene’er he makes a gaffe.
His cheery face, they seem to find,
Will make them grin and laugh.
He sends offenders off the pitch
While chuckling at their plight,
A very strange occurrence which
Just fills them with delight.
The crowd all love his red-faced glow,
His most amusing quirks,
For he’s the only man they know
Who whistles while he works.

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Notes

Any resemblance to any referee living or dead is purely accidental and very improbable.

Source: http://footballpoets.org/poems/the-jolly-referee/