Saturday, 28 March 2015

Sometimes I Swear

I am normally quite sane
but it's impossible to remain
calm, cool and collected
when one is so affected
by awful technology
I offer no apology

Sometimes I swear
at windows 8(s)
What were you thinking
Mr Gates?

Sometimes I swear
at the cookie trackers
the computer hackers
the pop-up ads
and the one click cads

Sometimes I swear
at the scoundrel scammers
the weasel spammers
the dodgy emails
the programme fails
the useless apps
and at Google maps

Sometimes I swear
 I may not appear
quite lady like I fear
but yeah
Sometimes I really swear
©Rose

16 comments:

  1. Yes indeed all those glitches on PC's I swept into ditches and moved to the dapple Apple.

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    1. Ah, an apple a day, gimme, gimme :)

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  2. Oh how fantastic, Rose!
    I'm certain you have spoken for us all...well, definitely for me!!
    As I am away from home, and the connection is sporadic at best...this has made me feel much less "singled out" and frustrated! ;)

    An absolute masterpiece of a poem for our times...I so love this!!!

    Big Hugs xoxoxo

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    1. Thank you dear Ygraine, we all have gremlins now and again, but sometimes they do overstay their welcome, hope you enjoyed your trip!

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  4. Not a romantic poem this time, but a powerful realistic one, yeah! :)
    I often - not sometimes - swear for computers try my patience. They are not romantic at all but a pain in the ass.
    I love the modern topic you have chosen, something which affects Internet users every day.
    "It's imposible to remain calm", you are right!
    A hug.
    :)

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    1. Thank you dear Dulcina I will try not to bore you with old fashioned romance :) I try to have a good balance but, alas, romance always wins the toss :) Big Hug xxx

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  5. Oh, how very, very clever ... this made me chuckle ..
    Bravo Rose ...

    Hope all is wonderful in your life ..

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  6. Dear Margie thank you so much, I don't feel very clever letting a box with a little chip rule my life though :)
    All is fabulously chaotic :)

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  7. Felt like you were not into blogging for sometime. May be I am wrong. Have a nice day.

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  8. Dear Dumcho, you are quite right about that couldn't access some blogs and most comments were not published especially those through emails, it has been a long struggle which is not sorted yet. Nice day to you to my friend.

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  9. Not quite lady like, ha! You're always a woman to me. I swear. :D

    https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=zkfkJCyqCBc <<<--- give it a listen :)

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    1. Ha, ha, Thank you Gnome!
      Thank you for the link, it is an old favourite of mine that I have not listened to for a long, long time and
      it was great hearing it again :)

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  10. Ha'h Rose I used to feel exactly that until I bought a Mac and now hardly anything goes wrong and anything does it is generally me. If not me, then I pick up the phone and have a chat with helpful Apple person who sorts everything out, calming and soothing my tattered nerves, till the bright flowing screen and bliss returns.

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