The Mudcat Café TM
Thread #76086   Message #1345932
Posted By: Ron Davies
02-Dec-04 - 09:52 PM
Thread Name: What a Friend We Have in Maggie?
Subject: RE: What a Friend We Have in Maggie?
Well, I really didn't intend to do a parody--I was looking forward to reading what some of the creative minds around here would come up with--especially those in the UK, who know what it was like under the Thatcher regime. I'm just a colonial--I don't really know what went on.

But, extrapolating from my feelings about her buddies in the US, Reagan and now "W", it could start something like this----- (it's somewhat overstated, and understatement is always more effective)---- But...

What a friend we have in Maggie
All our griefs and cares to cause
What a privilege---- to bury all that's good beneath her laws