Poetry of Kansas

A Restaurant Tragedy

An eating house waiter named Lou
Let go of a dish of hot stou.
      Which fell on a guest
      And spoiled his vuest,
So the hasher was forced to skiddou.

Verdigris Valley Verse
Albert Stroud
(Coffeyville, Kansas: The Journal Press. 1917)
Page 39

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