Thomas Phelps

Rookie (July 4th 1934 / Tynewydd, Rhondda valley, South Wales, U.K.)

Poetry?


Poetry?
Not for me
I'm particularly partial to pop.
A simple song sung sincerely
floats my boat for me.
'I love you'
fifty three times on the same notes
that is the way to float boats.
I am left in no doubt
what it's about.
But, poetry?
not for me

Submitted: Thursday, March 14, 2013
Edited: Thursday, March 14, 2013
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