Frank James Ryan Jr...FjR

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Scenario @ 96 - Poem by Frank James Ryan Jr...FjR

May I pour y'u a cup of som' tulsi green tea
Keep yo'r demitasse safe in yo'r breakfront
For yo'r Ladies Club meeting next Tuesday
When y'u serve- yo'r Neapolitan crumpets

And, then I look...into her sad tired, eye's,
Realize these visits are like treasure to her
So I say, ''This party calls for demitasse''
Said, it makes her green tea, th' more tangy

Som'times I wonder who'll come to visit me
When I'm 96 'n unable to reach the tea cups
Thing is... I hate tea, an' own no demitasse
Does this mean I will have to die lonely...?

_______ F j R_______

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Comments about Scenario @ 96 by Frank James Ryan Jr...FjR

  • Veteran Poet - 1,510 Points Paul Brookes (4/24/2015 1:02:00 AM)

    I related to this fine poem. I think drinking coffee would be an acceptable alternative to offer visitors. Good read. Great write BB (Report) Reply

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Poem Submitted: Friday, April 24, 2015

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