Treasure Island

David Whalen

(5/18/38 / Covington Kentucky)

Social people...morning coffee


Six A. M...morning cuppa coffee
Same old people…same old place

Morning s greeting’s, sleepily carefree
Tossed at one another, with careless grace

Rattle of morning paper… new day.. same old news
Coffeehouse camaraderie, over steaming cups of ‘Joe’

Nice place to chase away the blues…..with
Fraternal feelings from people we barely know

Just a social group…of morning people
Treating one another with social grace

Jobless…but not hopeless
Same old people…same old place

Submitted: Thursday, June 24, 2010

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