Treasure Island

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

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

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?

Comments about this poem (Poetmother Requires Artful Seduction by douglas scotney )

Enter the verification code :

Read all 1 comments »

Top Poems

  1. Phenomenal Woman
    Maya Angelou
  2. The Road Not Taken
    Robert Frost
  3. If You Forget Me
    Pablo Neruda
  4. Still I Rise
    Maya Angelou
  5. Dreams
    Langston Hughes
  6. Annabel Lee
    Edgar Allan Poe
  7. If
    Rudyard Kipling
  8. I Know Why The Caged Bird Sings
    Maya Angelou
  9. Stopping by Woods on a Snowy Evening
    Robert Frost
  10. Invictus
    William Ernest Henley

PoemHunter.com Updates

New Poems

  1. OUT OF DAYS' BELLIES, MOHAMMAD SKATI
  2. It is better to write a poem, gajanan mishra
  3. Years are fine, Cigeng Zhang
  4. Mother, Benhardi Dicka
  5. I Belong To You, Asma Riaz Khan
  6. Patience, Mario,Lucien,Rene Odekerken
  7. SAYING ONE'S PRAYERS PEACEFULLY, MOHAMMAD SKATI
  8. Talk to me and win, gajanan mishra
  9. Creators, Midnights Voice
  10. Without You..! ! !, Asma Riaz Khan

Poem of the Day

poet Henry Lawson


The old year went, and the new returned, in the withering weeks of drought,
The cheque was spent that the shearer earned,
and the sheds were all cut out;
...... Read complete »

   

Member Poem

[Hata Bildir]