The engine coughed to start,

Was really a diesel smoke fart…

Then it caught–

Ran like it ought–

Pouring out smoke very dark!

Every acceleration,

Like a conflagration…

Smoke would retch

Out til the catch

Up with operations!

Steam engines honorary,

Aren’t that ordinary…

Rail fans joke

About the smoke,

But cameras search out these quarry!

–Jonathan Caswell

Featured image of a smoking ALCO engine…from Pinterest.

3 thoughts on “SILLY ALCO ENGINE!

Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in: Logo

You are commenting using your account. Log Out /  Change )

Google photo

You are commenting using your Google account. Log Out /  Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out /  Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out /  Change )

Connecting to %s

This site uses Akismet to reduce spam. Learn how your comment data is processed.