Auto Correct – A Poem

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My dear darling auto correct;

Thy selfless typing materialize

Words of puzzlement and tease.

I type hello you answer “yellow.”

I type jello, you answer, “hello.”

I type rainbow you answer “boo.”

Is my typing too spooky for you,

Or, am I your one and only boo.

Proving my devotion I type love,

You immediately answer, “loved.”

Is our relationship history to you,

Did I cross the red squiggly line too;

Overriding your style even-more so.

I type charms; you answer “chants,”

Shall we collaborate sweet sonnets;

Editing our melodious disconnects.

Published by Suzette Benjamin

Positive thinker, inspirational, writer, faith

46 thoughts on “Auto Correct – A Poem

  1. A friend of mine dictates his text messages, and they end up even more mangled than autocorrect. Technology tries to be smart, but sometimes it doesn’t work out that way!

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  2. Oh auto correct! 🤣 so funny! Great poem Suzette. I love this one.
    I swear the auto correct robots are trying to sow discord— it seems they are heck bent on sending out deliberate miscommunications!!! They are persistent too. Sometimes I have to correct their errors three+ times!

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    1. 🤣 I love your comments! Yes, it is “awkward” when it creates to its own “fancy” changing our ideas. Yes, awkward is the correct word. Nicely said. Thank you. Enjoy the day. 😊


    1. «Je suis tellement content que cela vous ait fait sourire. Oui, les outils qui nous aident à “parler” comme l’auto correct sont une source de compagnie mais parfois un défi mais nous arrivons à travailler en harmonie avec eux … on espère.

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