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Paint

I used to think that painting was fun
But that was a long time ago.
I used to paint when I was bored
Or if I had nowhere to go.

Painting must not be done very often
Or it can make you tired.
I learned this lesson while painting sets
On the dreadful day I was hired.

My friend and I were very excited
As we prepared for our fun-filled day
But little did we know that soon
We would never think of paint the same way.

As we were putting the ladder up
And walking it through the door
We tipped over aluminum paint
And spilled it all on the wood floor.

We stared in disbelief at the mess
That would be there forever we were sure.
We both started screaming words
That we have never said before.

We frantically got the paint thinner
And scrubbed until breaking our backs.
Now every time we step on that spot
The paint seeps up through the cracks.

So paint is now a nightmare for us
As you can probably tell.
And every time we think of it
It makes us feel like hell.




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AmnyR said...
Feb. 20, 2010 at 2:19 pm:
Now every time we step on that spot
The paint seeps up through the cracks.
best line ever. uggghhh, that was the worst day of my life!
 
Laine replied...
Feb. 20, 2010 at 11:01 pm :
lol! i know! but looking back on it actually makes me laugh even though i didn't think i would ever laugh about that!
 
AmnyR replied...
Feb. 21, 2010 at 12:53 pm :
ha ha yah i was sure i would never laugh bout it, but now its pretty funny!
 
AmnyR replied...
Feb. 21, 2010 at 12:54 pm :
ha ha yah i was pretty sure i'd never think it was funny, but now it is! ha ha
 
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