Well Bugger Me Sideways


He said he believed it beneath me.
“Never overestimate me,” I replied.

His response: “Never underestimate
…..how much you may be overestimated.”

But then, given the excellent ongoing snow job
The poor bugger had really no chance.


Acknowledgements to dear Brian for inspiration.

N.B. In the UK, the phrase “Bugger me sideways” (or a variation of this) can be used as an expression of surprise. (https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Bugger#Etymology)


About Ben Naga

Pilgrim on the lam. Please feel free to explore the links to learn more. I trust you will find some things there will have been worth the effort. See you there.

Posted on January 12, 2015, in Poetry and tagged , , , , , . Bookmark the permalink. 2 Comments.

  1. I often find my life going sideways. I overestimate reality.


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