A Poem for Computer Users Over 50

Computer Users Over the Age of 50

A Poem For Computer Users Over 50

A computer was something on TV 
From a science-fiction show of note
A window was something you hated to clean
And ram was the cousin of a goat

Meg was the name of my girlfriend
And gig was a job for the nights
Now they all mean different things
And that really mega bytes

An application was for employment
A program was a TV show
A cursor used profanity
A keyboard was a piano

Log on was adding wood to the fire
Hard drive was a long trip on the road
A mouse pad was where a mouse lived
and backup happened to your commode

Cut you did with a pocket knife
And paste you did with glue
A web was a spider’s home
And a virus was a flu

I guess I’ll stick to my pad and paper
And the memory in my head
I hear nobody’s been killed in a computer crash
But when it happens they wish they were dead

Author: Unknown

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