poet Lawrence S. Pertillar

Lawrence S. Pertillar

Scrumptious Heat

A cooling behind benched
On a sideline seat.
Retreating from a game
That pleases...
In a drenched uniform and cleats.
With thoughts of additional strategies to play,
On this day that guarantees a win and defeat.
With an appetite to kick some ass...
Missing balls long stalled and overpassed,
And wishing to satisfy a taste with licks dripping!
Feeling incomplete...
In such a scrumptious heat!

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Poem Submitted: Thursday, October 19, 2006
Poem Edited: Wednesday, October 20, 2010

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  • Ruby Root (10/21/2006 5:27:00 AM)

    Hi Lawrence, Excellent vivid imagery. Good poem, very unique. Take care.

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