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I promised I’d write this post much soonier,
But my life took a turn for the loonier,
I couldn’t quite get my thoughts together,
Got busy, and wasn’t helped by the weather
(Hot and parched)
But now, it’s cooler, and it rained, so hopefully you won’t think I’m just a cartoon feature.
I swear, some Google search result gave “cartoon feature” as a “near rhyme” for “loonier.” Wow. Google: Doggerel Generator Extraordinaire. Among other things.
What I originally planned to do, somewhere back in the first week of July, was write a post about one of my favorite Ancient Brit kings, Canute. I was going to quote William Thackeray, author of Vanity Fair (the novel, not the magazine), and his poem, which starts like this: