February 5th, 2012, is the anniversary of the dies natalis of Senex Caecilius. Here are double-dactyls from previous years that were written on the occasion of his natal day: 2002, 2003, 2004, 2005, 2006, 2007, 2008, 2009, 2010, and 2011.

One More Time

Higgledy-Piggledy
Senex Caecilius
Contemplates birthdays in
Two thousand twelve;
"Not many more," he thinks
Semi-resignedly.
What lies ahead? He would
Rather not delve.


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