Poems on the Underground: time to cel...

Poems on the Underground: time to celebrate 150 years of London life

There are 2 comments on the The Guardian story from Feb 9, 2013, titled Poems on the Underground: time to celebrate 150 years of London life. In it, The Guardian reports that:

The poems chosen to mark the 150th anniversary of the capital's tube system reflect both the history and diversity of London Changing lines a Commuters will soon be reading a new set of poems, chosen to mark 150 years of London Underground.

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supersonic boom

UK

#1 Feb 9, 2013
Ticket prices are way too high
Aiming high to reach the sky
Boris needs to sort things out
Can he not hear the scream and shout

We the people will prevail
To help nationalisation of our rail
Oh the sound of merry people humming
Come to me ye if you need a good hard bumming.

Since: Jan 13

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#3 Feb 9, 2013
@supersonic boom.
That's brilliant. Got your marker-pen ready to go?

So is the idea of the subject matter for these poems using the non-mainstream; saved from a boring cliche of rush hours & businessmen.

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