Opinions of Difference (after Wendy Cope)
She tells him that the earth is round –
Her argumentation is sound.
Discussing all the facts at hand
(that NASA is a globehead sham)
is not enough to change her mind.
He keeps composure in his face
and wishes her ‘good day’ in kind.
The earth is round, this he will grace:
A round flat disk floating in space.
this poem is a re-imagining of the following poem by Wendy Cope: