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Pointed Witch Hat


Funny Poems for Children

By Josie Whitehead

Pointed Witch Hat
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By Josie Whitehead

Witch Called Mabel (A)

Yes, I must agree with you,
    It is a funny name,
But Mabel’s not so funny 
    When she plays her little games.

She likes to hide the things you need
    And watches whilst you search.
She hid my brother's football boots
    And then the parrot's perch.

You always know when she's around
   For Mabel leaves a scent,
But she never leaves enough of it
    To discover where she went.

One day I'll catch that pesky witch
    And put her in a cage,
And I'll laugh and laugh until I cry
    To see her in a rage.

But until that day I’ll warn you all
    That Mabel's running free,
So smell the air and be aware
    Of all you hear and see.


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