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Tall, Dark & Handsome

Rating: 5.0

My coffeepot is my friend.
It's wonderful
In that he asks not
What I can give,
But lives
To give to me.
His tastes are my tastes.
His desire my desire,
To share a rich, steamy cup
Of liquid conversation,

Heavenly dispensation,
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POET'S NOTES ABOUT THE POEM
My drip coffeemaker has a black housing, and also when the carafe is full it's dark too. Tall. Dark. Handsome. The best kind, lol. From my chapbook 'Sweet Aromas: A Book of Coffee Poetry.'
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COMMENTS OF THE POEM
Dave Walker 27 August 2013

I'm the same with the teapot. A great poem.

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Sj Holland 26 September 2013

So glad you enjoyed this coffee poem, Patricia. I also drink tea.

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Patricia Grantham 14 September 2013

Oh how I love tea so much Sandi. I never thought of comparing it that way. But when I think of it, yes I would call it tall, dark and handsome too. Loved this. That's my cup of tea.

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Sj Holland 01 September 2013

Thanks, Brian. Several of my poem titles offer that twist.

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Brian Skyers 30 August 2013

A nice twist to a common phrase..I like this.

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Sj Holland 28 August 2013

@Dave Thank you for reading. So for you SHE'S tall, dark and beautiful, lol!

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