The Ninety-Seven

Wed 04 August 2004
By John Mark Schofield in Poetry

The of and to.
A in that it is was;
I for on you --
he be with as by
at have are this.
But had his they from she
which or we an there her were one --
do been all their has would will;
what if can when so no said who
(more about up them some)
could him into its then two out time.
Like only my did other me
your now over just may
these new also people any know.
Very see first well after should
than where back how get most way down.

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