Growing Pains

inspired by Fandango’s One Word Challenge (FOWC) of of 3 June 2021, diligent.

A diligent mother from Ham.
Was advised to give babe a wee dram,
But did not see the joke,
When he lit up a smoke,
And then fell fast asleep in his pram

Prompt image for the Fandango One Word Challenge prompt


I’m sorry, but can I just take a minute out to remind readers?

I welcome debate on this site, but I want high-quality debate. If somebody doesn’t agree with a particular point of view, they can say why they don’t agree, they can maybe put forward their own view. These pages are all permanent, all publicly searchable, so by doing that, anyone who happens along later can see the debate and can decide for themselves who (if anyone) they agree with. Good debate.

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