Runaway Sam with a runaway plan,
A gift for the ladies with a wedding band,
A hawker and a talker and a smooth operator,
Never worked a day, a greater labor hater.
Into bank accounts of the ladies so smitten,
Lovers of his words in poetry unwritten,
Promises and vows of a wedding day ahead,
A Samulated, calculated exit instead.
“Where goeth that no good for nothing Sam?
That wonderful, marvelous, hunk of a man?
That charmer, that yarner, that man I possess?”
Said the lady at the altar in the wedding dress.
“I’m far away in another town
With another name on distant ground,”
So saith the spirit of Runaway Sam.

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Robert L. Martin
almost 2 years

Hi Nelson. I knew I could count on you to warn all the ladies.

Nelson D Reyes
almost 2 years

Yes beware! Ladies don’t get Samulated.

I’ll spread the word around in our Senior Village of gentle wonderful giggling vulnerable lovely lonely beautiful ladies.

Yes Sir! Sir Galahad I am! :—))

Love it. Thanks Robert.

Robert L. Martin
almost 2 years

Hi Charlotte. Maybe someday some woman will leave him stranded.

Charlotte B. Williams
almost 2 years

Sounds like women have to beware of Sam. He'll leave you heart broken, and stranded.

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