Matt Mondschein

Rookie - 110 Points (3/16/60 / Macungie, PA.)

Melted Ice - Poem by Matt Mondschein

freezer busted
on a hot August morn'
the veteran plumber
without a syllable spoken
skipped out the rear door
with his war torn knees

destination, the ice machine
a mere few blocks away
interrupted by the neon sign, which read
BAR

A few Pabst Blue Ribbons
flowed down his tube
with his last two quarters
he saved for ice
dropped them in the machine
we had ice


Comments about Melted Ice by Matt Mondschein

There is no comment submitted by members..



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: Thursday, January 4, 2007

Poem Edited: Thursday, July 12, 2012


[Report Error]