Treasure Island

Connie Yost

(5/27/38 / Reed City, Michigan)

Play A Card Game


Play a card game,
When it's mistin'
If it looks like rain or not.
Then if you can
Just quit kissin',
Hold the hand you like a lot.

Dancin' down at the local night spot,
Spirits high with a little gin.
Five to two, it's twice as easy,
Hope my mom will let me in.

Too bad you missed your sister's wedding,
Gittin' crazy at the bar,
We kept singin' those homesick blues,
To the magic of your guitar.

Days of old were set aside,
We stand back and take a look,
At memories saved and certified
In a little sing-along book.

Submitted: Sunday, May 19, 2013
Edited: Wednesday, September 11, 2013
Listen to this poem:

Do you like this poem?
0 person liked.
0 person did not like.

What do you think this poem is about?



Read this poem in other languages

This poem has not been translated into any other language yet.

I would like to translate this poem »

word flags

What do you think this poem is about?

Poet's Notes about The Poem

Play a card game.

Comments about this poem (Play A Card Game by Connie Yost )

Enter the verification code :

There is no comment submitted by members..

PoemHunter.com Updates

New Poems

  1. Divine Union!, Manjuri Neogi
  2. Never Let Anything Go, Tony Adah
  3. How Can I Forget You, Akhtar Jawad
  4. The Music Of The Prayer, Shalom Freedman
  5. Mere Maula, Mere Maula, Rakesh Sinha
  6. Fact, Somanathan Iyer
  7. missing my son, jaquesha webb
  8. Love is tolerance, Somanathan Iyer
  9. Flattered lives, Somanathan Iyer
  10. Live Paintings, RoseAnn V. Shawiak

Poem of the Day

poet Henry Vaughan

They are all gone into the world of light!
And I alone sit ling'ring here;
Their very memory is fair and bright,
And my sad thoughts doth clear.

...... Read complete »

   

Trending Poems

  1. The Road Not Taken, Robert Frost
  2. I Know Why The Caged Bird Sings, Maya Angelou
  3. Still I Rise, Maya Angelou
  4. The Art of Disappearing, Naomi Shihab Nye
  5. Annabel Lee, Edgar Allan Poe
  6. Phenomenal Woman, Maya Angelou
  7. Daffodils, William Wordsworth
  8. If You Forget Me, Pablo Neruda
  9. Being With You, Heather Burns
  10. Friends Departed, Henry Vaughan

Trending Poets

[Hata Bildir]