Fred Babbin

Rookie (1925 / Chicago)

Skinny Women - Poem by Fred Babbin

I do not like these skinny women
With their cell phones in their ear,
And their skinny fake blond hair
and their skinny legs on high heels
that push them high up in the air
so they will look like they have power

And just between us,
Have we forgotten
Now there’s a woman
with a shape
That would make me
stand up straight
and out.

Comments about Skinny Women by Fred Babbin

  • (12/12/2008 5:06:00 PM)

    i dont think that you should judge by appearances, there is a lot behind make up and dresses, some of your readers could be 'skinny women' as you write about. (Report)Reply

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  • (1/21/2008 10:30:00 AM)

    Titter! Oh yeh..... not that I'm an avid reader or anything, but all the women in Playboy etc have tits and asses. This gives me comfort. Same goes in a man - a girl wants something to hang onto. :) t x (Report)Reply

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Poem Submitted: Saturday, November 10, 2007

Poem Edited: Saturday, April 23, 2011

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