Michael Moorcroft

Carbon Aftershave

I try to smell my best,
And leave a trial of scent,
I smell better then the rest,
When I wear Carbon.

Only worn on special days,
On others its just lynx,
I leave my room a misty haze,
When I wear Carbon.

It's my signature smell,
People recognise before they see,
It clings to my lapel,
When I wear Carbon.

I wear more then I should,
It chokes me sometimes,
I feel so good,
When I wear Carbon

© Michael Moorcroft August 11th 2009

Poem Submitted: Wednesday, July 29, 2009
Poem Edited: Tuesday, August 11, 2009

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Comments about Carbon Aftershave by Michael Moorcroft

  • Larry Megazzi (8/18/2009 1:54:00 PM)

    The first time I read 'Carbon' I didn't like it. Now I have read four times and I love it. And I don't know why.

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  • Chuck Audette (7/30/2009 2:31:00 PM)

    If you want a big effect
    your levels increase, we detect
    monoxide makes the masses cough
    dioxide takes your ice cap off!
    Love your form! Have you been studying the Burma-shave signs? -chuck

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