....the lion

Mark A Mandel mam at THEWORLD.COM
Tue Dec 31 18:50:19 UTC 2002

On Mon, 30 Dec 2002, Kim & Rima McKinzey wrote:

#>...and "chocolate" rhymed with "talk a lot").
#Rhymed or scanned?

Both, somewhat forced:
        Broccoli and choc-o-late
        It made the people talk a lot
The rhyme was somewhat less forced in the singer's (Caribbean?) dialect
than it would be in mine, with the last syllable of "chocolate" being
less destressed and reduced.

-- Mark A. Mandel

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