A Hallowe'en Pumpkin
by Dorothy Aldis

They chose me from my brother: 'That's the 
Nicest one,' they said,
And they carved me out a face and put a
Candle in my head;

And they set me on the doorstep. Oh, the
Night was dark and wild;
But when they lit the candle, then I
glowing jack-o-lantern
Q: Why are ghosts so bad at lying?

A: Because you can see right through them! 

ghost at lamppost