douglas scotney

(boomer / Toowoomba, Queensland, Australia. Resides in Adelaide)

Poetmother Requires Artful Seduction


At night in bed
my darling said,
'You're as sweet as ever you were.'

'Your mistress of disguise, '
I replied to his obvious lies.

Giving credit to my reason,
he cooed into my ear,
'All past sweets lie still in you,
my darling, still in me,
and they will have their blending,
and we'll get...
...we'll get...
...we'll get...
...happy ending.'

Submitted: Thursday, September 20, 2012
Edited: Friday, September 21, 2012

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