Saturday, March 21, 2009

Because Sometimes? An Ode Says It All.

An Ode To Fast Food

Oh Taco Bell with your gordita crunch,
Soft tacos, chalupas and the rest of the bunch.
I miss you all--more than you'll ever know,
My stomach does too, it wants to grow!
The gorgeous golden arches are calling my name,
Stop it, won't you? This isn't a game!
I long for your key ingredient (that's grease),
It tastes so much better than green beans or peas.
And who can forget Sonic? You're glorious as well!
Texas toast, bacon, tator tots... Oh hell.
It's been 3 weeks since I've graced any of your doors,
The time now known as the "fast food days of yore."
It's been good for my stomach and for my mind,
And I know re. food, you're the worst of your kind.
So as much as I love you, I know this is right,
To take a break, and try as I might.
I'm thankful for Lent and it's opened my eyes,
but man I can't wait to get my hands on some fries. :)

This post is dedicated to myself, the most pathetic human on God's green earth.


Michael said...

You're almost there! You and Thumbs can share a burger soon enough!

J.B. said...

Oh Meredith, I wouldn't say you're the most pathetic human on earth! :)

Emily said...

u r not pathetic whatsoever... more power to you girl... been praying lots for you and micheal.. he is an amazing man and very very smart and will find something soon! I know it!! I dvr all kinds of shows.. so come on over and watch whatever you want.. whenever you want.. I right down the road from you:)

Nick, Aubrey, Ella, and Kate said...

Hahahaha! Loved the ode. I especially liked that in order to get a true rhyme in line 8 you must pronounce "peas" the same way Ella does. :)


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