Underpants and Teeth

every day, day after day after day,

we wash our teeth and

change our underpants

and we wash our teeth and change our underpants

day after day after day

and this is life; this is what we do

to keep the days going by

day after day after day

we wash our teeth and

change our underpants

and we learned from our parents

who day after day after day

washed their teeth and changed their underpants

the need to wash our teeth and change our underpants

day after day after day

and in our turn we’ll teach our children

to wash their teeth and change their underpants

day after day after day

and we will go on

day after day after day

washing our teeth and changing our underpants

until we have no more teeth to wash

and no more underpants to change

and then we’ll die

and then we’ll be dead

day after day after day

From Un-Tall Tales, by Chris Page

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