family stories: clown off

The Clown-off

Words by Leif Nordholm
Pictures by Jody Persaud and Chelsea Votel

At the festival of the burning men,

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A clown approached with his friend.

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Another clown came, juggling with zeal,

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But the first clown didn’t notice: he was blowing a pinwheel!

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The second clown approached and proposed a competition:

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Thus began the clown-off. What a curious exposition!

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The second clown was strong, and blew the other clown away,

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But then they sat down together to watch the two men burn away.

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The end!

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