Sunday, February 16, 2014

Love is like a virus




 

Love is like a virus

Our minds never fail to fall

So it was with Anne

 

In some others minds

I was brave to court her

I was bound to fail

 

She was beautiful

I had a trick up my sleeve

I wrote her poems

 

It was a safe bet

My affection was unspoken

So she smiled at me

 

Later we were both

Invited to a party

“My famed poet” she said

 

“You’ve earned your wages

I think that I love you too

Can you support me?”

8 comments:

  1. You have to admire a woman who knows how to get directly to the 'heart' of a matter. I enjoyed this!

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  2. nice....there are many ways of supporting someone.

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  3. So sweet! I'm a sucker for a happy ending!

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  4. What did you answer? ~ I love your ironical poem.

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  5. Those must have been some good poems, even if the response was self-serving. The only poems men have written for me were so bad I ran the other way!

    BTW, I'm having some domain name issues right now, so I've switched to www.ampino.net until I get things sorted.

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  6. It is amazing what poetry can accomplish. Bringing people together is one of its greatest gifts,

    Elizabeth

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  7. Words work their way into hearts, and turn heads. So does success. hmmmm... Nicely penned, OE.

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