Michael Shepherd

Rookie (8.4.1929 / Marton, Lancashire)

0188 A Marvel To His Coy Mistress - Poem by Michael Shepherd

me, the bow,
you, the cello;
me, mc squared;
does it follow,

sexual activity
relates to relativity?

my energy,
your mass;
can we equate
such love,
my lass?


Comments about 0188 A Marvel To His Coy Mistress by Michael Shepherd

  • (3/12/2006 6:43:00 AM)


    Wow this is captivating and really enjoyable.Great Write Love Duncan (Report) Reply

    0 person liked.
    0 person did not like.
  • (1/29/2006 8:43:00 AM)


    I'm with Raynette on this: with such keen and tempting words, I don't see how Ms X could possibly resist you! Tee-hee! Regards. (Report) Reply

  • (10/13/2005 1:01:00 AM)


    haha. I prefer Herrick not toying with his mistress. (Report) Reply

  • (10/12/2005 10:01:00 PM)


    This borders on brilliant, Michael. Bravo! ! (and very sexy, if the woman has a brain at all.)

    R.
    (Report) Reply

  • (10/12/2005 11:19:00 AM)


    very clever and succinct! I liked it and so would Andrew M. (Report) Reply

Read all 5 comments »



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?



Poem Submitted: Wednesday, October 12, 2005

Poem Edited: Friday, July 14, 2006


Famous Poems

  1. Still I Rise
    Maya Angelou
  2. The Road Not Taken
    Robert Frost
  3. If You Forget Me
    Pablo Neruda
  4. Dreams
    Langston Hughes
  5. Annabel Lee
    Edgar Allan Poe
  6. Stopping By Woods On A Snowy Evening
    Robert Frost
  7. If
    Rudyard Kipling
  8. Do Not Stand At My Grave And Weep
    Mary Elizabeth Frye
  9. I Do Not Love You Except Because I Love You
    Pablo Neruda
  10. Television
    Roald Dahl
[Report Error]