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Eat the Rest

The ramblings of a man raised by a daddy from the Northern and a momma from the Southern United States …

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When I was coming up
momma and daddy both said
“Finish your plate, son. Eat the rest!”
More often than not there’d be something
I didn’t like, or didn’t like enough,
and momma or daddy one would say
“Finish your plate. Eat the rest!”

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Mark Toney

Mark Toney

IRS Enrolled Agent collecting little scribbles and echoes of life - My name is etched on a microchip on Mars - Patience is my superpower