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The phone rang and someone asked me, “Where’s Rob?” 
As if I’d know.
"He’s in a fuzzy bearsuit in front of a llama getting his picture taken."
"Really?"
"Well, that wasn’t today. That was some time ago."

The phone rang and someone asked me, “Where’s Rob?” 

As if I’d know.

"He’s in a fuzzy bearsuit in front of a llama getting his picture taken."

"Really?"

"Well, that wasn’t today. That was some time ago."

"This is just like Rob — he said this site was publishing his work!" "Oh, he’s probably just late as usual."

"This is just like Rob — he said this site was publishing his work!" "Oh, he’s probably just late as usual."

Anybody seen Rob’s poem? I’m pretty sure it was up here this morning, they must have taken it down.

Anybody seen Rob’s poem? I’m pretty sure it was up here this morning, they must have taken it down.

Rob better get moving. The day’s almost over, and no poem in sight.

Rob better get moving. The day’s almost over, and no poem in sight.

He’s lost, just like his flow.

Where did you go?

That’s what they want to know.

Where did you go?

Where did Lil’ Rob go?

He’s lost, just like his flow.

Rob here

JK. Did anyone figure out what happened to Rob? Where’s Rob’s poems?

She asks:

Is Rob behind this all? 

millionsmillions:

Real Talk

Did the Poets.org Tumblr get hacked, or are we all being held hostage by the most asinine Dashboard vandal known to man? Rob, whoever you are, please return to wherever you are needed before this drags on any longer.

¿ROB?

¿

¿DÓNDE ESTÁ?