Ernestine Northover

Veteran Poet - 1,655 Points (25th March 1943)

Coffee! - Poem by Ernestine Northover

Coffee beans all ground up,
Coffee in my favourite cup,
Coffee black, coffee white,
Coffee dark, coffee light,
Coffee right, to start the day,
Coffee at work, coffee at play,
Coffee midday, coffee at night,
Coffee to sober, coffee to excite,
Coffee weak, coffee strong,
But maybe instead some Lapsang Souchong! ! ! !
TEA! ! ! ! !

© Ernestine Northover

Comments about Coffee! by Ernestine Northover

  • Andrew Blakemore (3/24/2008 6:29:00 PM)

    Great witty ending, loved this piece. Andrew x (Report) Reply

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  • (4/17/2007 12:29:00 PM)

    Make mine coffee, or 'ICED' tea...thjanks to our Southern summer heat...and I'll join you! (Report) Reply

  • (8/2/2006 4:43:00 PM)

    Fun one, wish I had known, I could always write another ode to coffee... -chuck (Report) Reply

  • (7/27/2006 8:59:00 PM)

    I love how fun this is Ernestine! I don't drink coffee and I rarely drink tea but I surely can enjoy this poem! Great work.........(no suprise there!) :) Sincerely, Mary (Report) Reply

  • Frank James Ryan Jr...fjr (7/27/2006 5:24:00 PM)

    Better get your caffine lrvel Penning, as always...The Hits just keep coming with your diversaverse style! '''''''''''''''''''''''''''''''''''''FRANK/FJR (Report) Reply

  • Alice Vedral Rivera (7/27/2006 5:24:00 PM)

    Well that picked me up - I like tea too especially now that regular coffee is off limits.

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  • (7/27/2006 5:23:00 PM)

    Love the fun and the ending was a superb send off, brilliant Ernestine
    Trust you to rise to the challenge
    And come up with something brilliant!
    love duncan X
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  • (7/27/2006 5:08:00 PM)

    A deliciously aromatic poem, Ernestine. You took up the challenge, too. Wish I'd known about it earlier. Mine's a strong, black one by the way.....

    Love, Fran xx
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  • (7/27/2006 5:07:00 PM)

    A cute little write! (Report) Reply

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Poem Submitted: Thursday, July 27, 2006

Poem Edited: Thursday, August 19, 2010

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