French Toast Hamon

Monsieur Benoit Hamon of France/

Is leading the left-wing advance/

To run for the Elysée;/

Pundits on telly say*/

Hamon does not stand a chance.//

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French Toast with Ham On

*My Francophone daughter suggests ‘Pundits on TV say’, which rhymes better with the last two syllables of Elysée, as the stress is on the middle syllable. But I still quite like the three syllable rhyme of ‘telly say’, even if you do have to mis-stress the word a bit.

https://www.theguardian.com/world/2017/jan/29/french-socialists-leftwing-rebel-benoit-hamon-elysee-manuel-valls-francois-hollande-presidency

 

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