Lamb chops and mash

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What would you like for dinner?

Is a question frequently asked

The most likely answer from himself

Is ‘How about lamb chops and mash’?

He doesn’t like spaghetti

He’s not mad about pork

A bowl of stew is too awkward

To eat with a knife and fork

He said I cook chicken so often

He should be spitting feathers

But he does like a curry

When we’ve family get togethers

Sundays are no problem

I usually do roast beef

But I don’t dare use garlic

Or he’ll only give me grief

I used to make one dinner a day

Everyone ate the same

But now they are more fussy

It’s such a bleedin’ pain

‘I don’t eat liver’ ‘I don’t eat fish’

‘You know I don’t eat chips anymore’

As they drop their bags and sniff the air

The minute Β they come in the door

Everyday I have to wrack my brains

  • Wondering what to cook

I should be like me friend Bernie

She doesn’t give a fuck

‘They have two choices in this house’

Is what she always says to me

‘They can take or they can leave it’

I’m starting to agree

 

lamb chops

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

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About trishnugentwriter

A wife and mother of four who writes and acts as much as she can in between the housework and shopping. I have been published in 'Irelands Own' 'Intallaght' and 'Tallaght Echo'. I have won prizes for poetry including 1st place in The Bealtaine Writing comp in 2012.I'm a member of drama group in 'An Cosan' in Tallaght and also 'Platform One' Writers group in Rua Red.
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8 Responses to Lamb chops and mash

  1. Jade & Rikki says:

    Food porn πŸ™‚ this look soo good.

  2. sepultura13 says:

    Looks delicious…I love lamb, and don’t spare the garlic!
    πŸ˜€

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