poet Charles Simic

Charles Simic


Green Buddhas
On the fruit stand.
We eat the smile
And spit out the teeth.

Poem Submitted: Monday, January 13, 2003
Poem Edited: Thursday, June 30, 2011

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Comments about Watermelons by Charles Simic

  • Adnana Karahasanovic Zeljkovic (5/26/2010 7:45:00 AM)

    I love this poem! Give you 10x10 for it!

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  • Sidi Mahtrow (10/25/2007 8:25:00 AM)

    Watermelons are full of vitamin P.
    Just eat a lot, and you'll see
    There's more to melons and their seeds
    As your bladder so urgently pleads.

    Congrats! ! !

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