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Old 4th July 2019, 02:16 PM   #1
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Major literary discovery at Robert Frost Farm

Workers renovating a bathroom at the Robert Frost Farm in Derry, N.H., have found a hidden room in which it appears that the great poet Robert Frost found inspiration. The walls of the room, which shows evidence of having been sealed off for over a hundred years, are covered with dirty limericks scrawled in crayon, in Frost's unmistakable handwriting, many of which begin with the classic line "There once was a man from Nantucket." Experts have opined that Frost would visit the room whenever he suffered from writer's block, and would write limericks on the walls until he recovered his muse. This find greatly expands Frost's oeuvre, and may be even more significant than the 1973 find of Walt Whitman's "There once was a fellow named Enis" series.
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In crayon?
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I thought it was going to prove he actually took the other road.
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Apparently the containment field around FC has failed.
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Wouldn't it be more appropriate to post this over in the conspiracies section of the forum? I assume one of the main things people are going to want to discuss is the way this story is being covered up by the media, which is obviously under the control of the highly secretive but extremely powerful IPC.

(The IPC is so effective at concealment I can't find any entries for it anywhere online, not even Wikipedia. I haven't even been able to confirm that it stands for International Poets Committee. And the role Ptolemy played in its formation seems to have been completely scrubbed not only from the internet but from print media as well.)
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Old 7th July 2019, 10:00 PM   #6
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But what color crayon?
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Old 9th July 2019, 11:59 AM   #7
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Originally Posted by Trebuchet View Post
I thought it was going to prove he actually took the other road.
Either that, or he did take a nap in those snowy woods.
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Originally Posted by MEequalsIxR View Post
But what color crayon?
It's only valid if it was in green.
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I thought all the frost farms were in Canada and Siberia now. This place in New Hampshire must be growing some kind of heirloom artisanal variety.
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Old 28th July 2019, 08:14 PM   #10
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Bonus:

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Originally Posted by MEequalsIxR View Post
But what color crayon?
Not gold, because nothing gold can stay.
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