A Dog's Prayer: A Poem by Jeanie Axton

September 3rd, 2019
Dogs Prayer

Thank you, God, for the food we eat

Today we ask for savory meat

Tasty sausages and honey ham

A bowl of vegies with gravy lamb


A BBQ wouldn’t go astray

We promise to be good all day

Even quiche with extra cheese

Remember to leave out the peas


Lastly, we wish for sizzling steak

On the side, potato bake

Thank you, God, for the food we eat

Lord we beg, lots of meat


Jeanie Axton lives with her husband Nick, her dog and two chickens in the beautiful South East of South Australian Mt Gambier, famously known for its Blue Lake. A secondary teacher at a local Lutheran College, Jeanie has been dabbling in the area of children nonsense poems for many years. She expresses the comedy in animal antics and in her poetry















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