The True Universal Annoyance


He must be a billionaire, it sure seems to me

For everywhere in the world, his product seems to be

Though orange and white, with thicknesses that vary

I haven’t visited a city without them, not a nary


They obstruct traffic just to be sure

Though sometimes seem to be worse as a cure

Long long lines of them for miles on end

Their message of safety they continually send


So here’s to the traffic cone, a universal scourge

But so highly important, never to purge

Keeping us aware of the dangers of travel

And out of the pits and piles of gravel.


Barbara Blackcinder


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