Francis Santaquilani


Clementines


You think I go to spain

To buy you clementines.

'Product of Spain', i read

Once to you from a crate.

I let you believe it.

I like the way it is.

I like that you believe everything I say,

That you can't

Tell time or

Know a country from a state.

I'd go to Spain

To buy them for you though,

It'd be worth it

Just to watch you eat them.

Submitted: Friday, November 11, 2005
Edited: Friday, November 11, 2005
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