I think I'm hilarious... and sometimes other people do, too.




Sweet Interlude

You stopped by today

To return my books;

I came downstairs

With a bowl full of Medjools.

"Wanna date?"

You laughed

And laughed.

"Clever," you said,

And took one.

"I bet it's been a long time

Since you've had one,"

I said.

You laughed harder.

"You'd be right," you said

And took another.

"They're really good,"

I said.

"Yes," you replied,

They are."

And you smiled.

 





Poetry by Nancy Sikora
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Written on 2016-03-08 at 23:08

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Rob Graber
A cute little anecdote! Poets should be inveterate--shameless even--players with words, should we not?
2016-03-10


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i like the title, it finishes the poem. bon appétit.
2016-03-09



That's too cute.
2016-03-09