Mobility Mayhem

by Milly Hayward   Sep 12, 2018


I have a new mobility scooter
with big wheels, lights and bag
It has a high pitched hooter
So I can race fast, and play tag

It has a slow and faster speed
with great miles, to a charge
Couldn't wish for a better steed
to over take that mad old Marge

I race along the pavement
with Mad Marge at my heels
she hit the kerb, on her descent
and broke one of her wheels

Can see Mr Wilkes in my sight
Just a few feet to my rear
must keep in front, during my flight
from the old man, with a leer

Maisie Jones is catching up
on her souped up Invacare
waves a hand with two fingers up
She shouts beat me if you dare

Its all down hill just feet away
I must give it all I've got
I've won, I've won the race today
I've beaten all the lot

7


Did You Like This Poem?

Latest Comments

  • 1 week ago

    by Em (marmite)

    Hahah beep beep Milly, this made me smile alot

    • 1 week ago

      by Milly Hayward

      Hi Em, Glad it made you smile. Hope you are well all my best wishes Milly x

  • 1 week ago

    by Brenda

    Yay Milly! Your new scooter sounds awesome! Loved this!

    • 1 week ago

      by Milly Hayward

      Thank you Brenda :) I'm glad you liked my poem and yes I am so exited I cant wait for it to arrive. Hope you are keeping well Best wishes Milly x

  • 1 week ago

    by Ben Pickard

    Reading this is like falling down the rabbit hole into a new and strange world of amusing characters and mobility scooters!
    A fine and funny post after a lengthy absence, Milly.

    All the best as ever,
    Ben

    • 1 week ago

      by Milly Hayward

      Thank you Ben really appreciate your comments and glad you liked it. Best wishes Milly x

  • 1 week ago

    by Milly Hayward

    Thank you Michael for your lovely comments. :) To be honest its been a tough few months and I haven't felt at all like writing. I think the new mobility scooter (arriving next week) and the prospect of getting out and about again is really exiting for me and just the inspiration for this particular piece :) Milly x

  • 1 week ago

    by Michael

    Miss Milly, such a joy to see you writing again and with your style of humour mixed with reality :) What a lovely piece from you, I can see you whizzing around on your new shiny machine.
    I hope you are keeping well
    Much love
    M :)x

More Poems By Milly Hayward

People Who Liked This Also Liked