Anjou

My pear are so
Delightful, I must speak now
With a fake French accent

And say, oui oui
Come come
The time is ripe

To peel away the pretense
And taste the sweet aperitif
To everlasting

Joie de vivre.


(Previously published in The Short North Gazette, Nov.2000)

by Laurence Overmire

Comments (3)

Mwah! ! a delicious fare for the eye to enjoy, a banquet of succulant treats, Love Duncan
thats a nice cute poem (ANJOU) very creative! ! ! XX mandy XXX
Damn, I think there is a cool Van Morrison song by that name! ! I might have to cry and listen to it! !