Ernestine Northover

Veteran Poet - 1,553 Points (25th March 1943)

Two Timing Toad - Poem by Ernestine Northover

I hop on a bus, I race for a train,
Just to get back to see you again,
I hail a late taxi, and when I get there,
'She' opens the door with a 'rose' in her hair.

How can you love me, and love her as well,
To find her with you is absolute hell,
What a two timing toad, you've turned out to be,
Her 'rose' is the same, as the one you gave me.

© Ernestine Northover

Comments about Two Timing Toad by Ernestine Northover

  • (5/9/2006 3:03:00 PM)

    Kissed a prince to recieve a toad, he should feel ashamed, this is his greater loss
    love duncan
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  • (1/4/2006 3:35:00 PM)

    I like this for its clarity and timing as well as the content. But typical of the male of the species? It takes two to tango! (Report) Reply

  • (10/28/2005 8:05:00 AM)

    Excellent Ernestine! Really enjoyable and realistic! Fairly typical of the male of the species! (Report) Reply

  • Linda Hepner (10/27/2005 3:42:00 PM)

    Toad indeed, and no prince! Short and not sweet! (Report) Reply

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Poem Submitted: Wednesday, October 26, 2005

Poem Edited: Sunday, January 6, 2008

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