Francis Santaquilani


There You Are - Poem by Francis Santaquilani

Except for

The suit and tie

And Rosary Beads

In your hands,

Instead of the remote,

There you are,

Just like in your chair.

I throw a snore

Like a ventriloquist.

There you are

As usual

With cheeks

To heavy to lift

To laugh.


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  • (10/12/2005 10:33:00 AM)


    This is good, simple but well written. (Report) Reply

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Poem Submitted: Wednesday, October 12, 2005



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