Sally Plumb Plumb

Gold Star - 9,364 Points (23 9 1940 / Haverhill Suffolk England)

Smile - Poem by Sally Plumb Plumb

Who stole my sense of humour?
The vandal Fate?
I pick it up
in little bits,
scarred pieces
of a broken cup.
Each small smile
I put together.
When the last piece fits
I'll laugh forever.

Sally Plumb


Comments about Smile by Sally Plumb Plumb

  • Heather Wilson (9/20/2012 3:50:00 AM)

    Fate has a lot to answer for, I see you managed to fit all your smiles together in the end, a great poem, loved it. (Report)Reply

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  • Saadat Tahir (7/10/2010 3:05:00 PM)

    The vandal Fate?

    yes indeed....maybe ironic too...
    very well written...great

    cheers
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  • (12/2/2009 2:01:00 PM)

    Beauuuuuuutiful…extra ‘L’s are your small pieces…
    10
    MS. NIVEDITA
    UK
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  • Mehta Hasmukh Amathalal (6/24/2009 1:15:00 AM)

    Who stole my sense of humour? .... who did this mischief andtook my smile.. what an out right presentation of views.beautiful write.....10


    refer mine'How are u and rate... read martyres
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  • (3/29/2009 10:22:00 AM)

    Yes! You ought to have the last laugh! (Report)Reply

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  • (3/14/2009 6:37:00 AM)

    I like this one! nicely done! (Report)Reply

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Poem Submitted: Saturday, March 14, 2009



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