An ode to SOX

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Miss Cuddly
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An ode to SOX

Post by Miss Cuddly » Tue Aug 28, 2018 10:42 pm

We saw a lonely SOX light
It was a wonderful sight
That soft amber glow
That we will soon forego
He was holding his own
But will soon be overthrown
By the march of LEDs
That the EU decrees
Hugs and stuff Sammi xx (also in Aberdeen)

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Re: An ode to SOX

Post by Tom » Wed Aug 29, 2018 3:10 pm

Haha love this! Good work and a befitting tribute to a SOX that got away!
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Re: An ode to SOX

Post by MissRiaElaine » Wed Aug 29, 2018 3:12 pm

Tom wrote:Haha love this! Good work and a befitting tribute to a SOX that got away!
Thanks Tom, Sammi is good at writing poems like this, I keep telling her she should get some published :)
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Much love,
Ria in Aberdeen

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Miss Cuddly
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Re: An ode to SOX

Post by Miss Cuddly » Wed Aug 29, 2018 3:14 pm

Tom wrote:Haha love this! Good work and a befitting tribute to a SOX that got away!
Thank you kind sir. :D
Hugs and stuff Sammi xx (also in Aberdeen)

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