Wednesday, March 15, 2017

Tap at the window


A tap, tap, tap at the window, I hear it once again
Who is out there, what do they want? It's driving me insane
The roof is creaking as the wind howls into a raging gale
I look at her, she turns around and her face has gone quite pale
The dog cowers in his bed, the cat has now disappeared
There's a mighty crash now things are much worse than we feared

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10 comments:

  1. You leave me wondering if my imagination runs wilder than your poem.

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  2. Excellent spooky poem, Old Egg! Second stanza please!! :-)

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  3. The kind of place i don't want to be!

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  4. excellent.... (smiling throughout), pull 'em in, yo.... pull 'em in.

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  5. Kinda can't help but go Poe and creepy with the "tap" cue, right?

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  6. Maybe I'm perverse, but I *love* spooky stuff like this. Nice Six!

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  7. When the dog is cowering in his bed and the cat has disappeared... you know you're in a heap 'o trouble!
    Thoroughly enjoyed this - these 6 sentences are jam packed with a myriad of emotions.

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