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 Category:  General Poetry
  Posted: July 14, 2021      Views: 51

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REESE TURNER 
Reese Turner: Christian, Navy Veteran, Husband, Father of Daughters, Texan, Lion, Golfer, Retired Industrial Plastics Salesman and now, RV driver and writer-wanna-be mostly of adventures of Baby Boomers coming of (old) age... And, we sing karaoke at - more...

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"Clean Up On Aisle Two" by Reese Turner
Hello? We met just the other day
Let's meet again, is there any way?
Because I’m taken with your smile
Your laugh, your looks, and your style.

 
Until now, I thought a grocery store
The place for food and nothing more
But, by chance, we met at the deli
Hope you didn’t think me too silly…
 
When a mutual friend introduced me
To you and I sighed, “How can this be?”
Seeing that you wore no ring – nor I –
I resolved to not let you pass by,
 
So, I plead an evening meal with you
A movie? A play? We’ll do those too.
I promise respect. I’ll open your door.
Allow me some time, I sincerely implore.

 

Light and Sweet writing prompt entry

Writing Prompt
Write a romance poem in any style. The theme is light and sweet. Minimum 8 lines. Maximum 16 lines.

Author Notes
She and I've been married so long now that going to the grocery store together is considered a date.
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