Scarlett Treat

Rookie (1941 / Jug Fork, Mississippi)

Fire In Dixie, Call The Firemen! !


News Flash!
Hold the Presses! !
There is a Fire - -
In Dixie! !

They are calling
For outside help -
All the World
Now knows - -

There is a Fire
In Dixie,
And its burning
Out of Control! !

His kiss
Was what started it -
And it set my mind
And body Aflame! !

His kiss - OH, that sweet kiss,
Was what started it,
And I just know,
I Shall never be the same! !

Scarlett Treat
June 3,2008

Thanks, Jim, for the Fireworks! !

Submitted: Tuesday, June 03, 2008
Edited: Monday, June 09, 2008

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Comments about this poem (Fire In Dixie, Call The Firemen! ! by Scarlett Treat )

  • Rookie - 0 Points Chuck Audette (6/4/2008 11:26:00 AM)

    Doesn't sound like the kind of fire you need Firemen for! Just throw that smoke detector out onto the lawn and have yourself a rip-roaring good time! -chuck (Report) Reply

  • Rookie - 200 Points Ernestine Northover (6/4/2008 10:47:00 AM)

    You are a Hot Lady Scarlett! ! ! A bit of a Joan Of Arc I should say! ! ! ! A flaming good poem.
    Love and hugs Ernestine XXX (Report) Reply

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