Charles Simic

(9 May 1938)

Watermelons - Poem by Charles Simic

Green Buddhas
On the fruit stand.
We eat the smile
And spit out the teeth.

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  • Rookie Adnana Karahasanovic Zeljkovic (5/26/2010 7:45:00 AM)

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  • Rookie - 133 Points Sidi Mahtrow (10/25/2007 8:25:00 AM)

    Watermelons are full of vitamin P.
    Just eat a lot, and you'll see
    There's more to melons and their seeds
    As your bladder so urgently pleads.

    Congrats! ! ! (Report) Reply

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Poem Submitted: Monday, January 13, 2003

Poem Edited: Thursday, June 30, 2011

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