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Morning Coffee

Rating: 4.8

It's funny how morning people
Will drink it
From any grungy, dingy pot,
That's only been rinsed
Under the spigot.
I scrub it inside and out,
Whenever I can.
I love to see hot coffee
Darkly dripping
Into the glass globe,

Which sparkles
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POET'S NOTES ABOUT THE POEM
I'm just a coffee bean nut. From my chapbook 'Sweet Aromas.'
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COMMENTS OF THE POEM
Patricia Grantham 20 July 2013

Now I will really enjoy a up of coffee. You described a way to have a freshly brewed pot. Most of us don't take the time to do a good pot cleaning. Umm! umm good! Thanks.

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Ramesh Rai 20 July 2013

i love morning coffee or tea. nicely you expressed as it is felt

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Sj Holland 06 August 2013

@Bradley Jay Phipps That's ok. I busted myself too, for I sometimes rinse, lol. There would not be a reason to get up w/o coffee? 'Chuckle' I like that.

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Sj Holland 24 July 2013

@Heather Wilkins Thanks. Even decaf can do the trick!

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Heather Wilkins 22 July 2013

nothing like a good cup of coffee in the morning. love it nice poem

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Sj Holland 20 July 2013

Patricia, it's mostly at work places where the grungy pot thing happens. I've drunk coffee made in a grungy pot, and didn't mind either, lol :)

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Sj Holland 20 July 2013

@Ramesh Rai Thanks for visiting. I drink tea too, especially herbal. Yes, I do feel for coffee, lol.

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