Granny Tennis Racquet

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I am a granny tennis racquet
My kids have pensioned me
Pushed out by the new breed
I’m on the shelf now, see?

My picture here is on your screen
I have a wooden frame
My strings are real live gut ones
Before these plastics came

The new breed now have cool frames
To tennis crowds enthrall
With strings that snap like lightening –
I’m sorry for the ball

Don Matthews
August 2020

Published by donmatthewspoetry

I just like playing round with words. And having fun

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