Charles Simic

(1938 / Belgrade)

Watermelons - Poem by Charles Simic

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


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  • (5/26/2010 7:45:00 AM)


    I love this poem! Give you 10x10 for it! (Report) Reply

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  • (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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Poem Submitted: Monday, January 13, 2003

Poem Edited: Thursday, June 30, 2011


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