Ruby Honeytip

Rookie - 417 Points (1970)

Amuséd And Unbuttoned - Poem by Ruby Honeytip

Our cards are on the table,
All my Aces are face down,
My Poker Face practised, perfect,
In for a penny or a pound?

Now the sweat beads at my temple,
I've misused my Aces High,
By sneaking one off the table,
And pressing it to my thigh.

I am not a cheat by nature,
I would win if I showed my hand,
But unveiling what's deliciously hidden,
Was always part of my plan.

You've got me where you want me,
I unbutton and strip without pause,
'A game well played' you whisper,
'I'll show you mine, since you showed me yours'


© 2012

Comments about Amuséd And Unbuttoned by Ruby Honeytip

  • Bri Edwards (8/27/2016 9:11:00 PM)

    i'm not a great card player, but i may take this poem to bed with me and study it tonight.

    bri :)
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  • (4/22/2013 8:59:00 AM)

    Just don't get addicted! lol (Report) Reply

  • Stevie Taite (11/24/2012 1:49:00 AM)

    Send me the rules! I want to play! Brilliant! (Report) Reply

  • (10/27/2012 9:26:00 PM)

    What a great game. Everyone's a winner. (Report) Reply

  • Heather Wilson (10/4/2012 12:09:00 PM)

    Wow, the games people play, hot, hot, hot passion at the poker the ending. (Report) Reply

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Poem Submitted: Wednesday, October 3, 2012

Poem Edited: Monday, November 19, 2012

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