Is the art of the quip now an infobahn talent? I guess
yet its long antecedents trace back to an ancient salon
picture please Oscar Wilde as Twitterer! would he express
those incisive bon-mots & touchés from sundown until dawn?
granting much one espies on the internet merits a yawn
there's a smidgeon inspiring deep thought (not so fleetingly) yes?
on the chessboard of fate am I cast as a quip-equipped pawn
with the art of the quip now an infobahn talent? I guess