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A Wasp Drinking Water

A wasp drinking water.
I could not believe,
That something so ugly
Could have such a need.

He parked on the rim
Of the birdbath that day,
And started to drink
Without looking my way.

I stopped in my motion,
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POET'S NOTES ABOUT THE POEM
I just didn't want to get stung. In being careful, I was able to observe something beautiful. Whew! I was so glad that he ignored me, and did not deem me worthy of attention!
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COMMENTS OF THE POEM
Sj Holland 20 July 2013

Thanks, Patricia. I don't like them at all and try to leave quickly when they come around, lol.

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Patricia Grantham 20 July 2013

Very good Sandi. Every living thing need water to survive. I imagine that we are so afraid of wasps and their sting we don't acknowledge the fact that they too play an important part on earth. I need to read more about the wasp. Good write.

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