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REVELRY

REVELRYBy: Jared Ford
rev•el•ry ˈrevəlrē noun
Lively and noisy festivities, especially when these involve drinking a large amount of alcohol. "Sounds of revelry issued into the night"
A better definition could scarcely be found Agreed every irritated neighbor around I awoke to the thunder that ended my slumber Who creates such a riot, I suffered to wonder The wild things are here And with them, comes fear
Fear of the roars, and thumps in the night Echoes of monsters who scream their delight How peculiar, how odd, why here? Why now? What stirs their heart to arouse such a howl? The wild things I hear As I slowly draw near
Their beastly attire, gleams ever brighter As the fire spins higher, their eyes do inspire They dance with such glee, their spirit carefree How enticing for me, this uncouth jubilee… The wild things I’ve seen Don’t appear all that mean
Into the light, I announced my arrival A dozen kind smiles, assured my survival They welcomed me in and I felt something ri…