A little green (really eats you up)
Eat up your greens
before they eat you up;
was something that
I was often told as a child;
Mother had a strange way of getting me to eat all of my vegetables and fruit;
though tomatoes weren’t green,
green tomatoes weren’t invented until the late 1980s.
The thing about writing poetry on Notes microphone is that you don’t always get the words written down that you speak in;
and trying to decipher them afterwards is interesting, don’t you think?
Yes, I thought you did.