The Gift

He handed me the
Chocolate doughnut
Smashed
Wet
Looking like something
The puppy might have
Left on the carpet
His hand retained some
Chocolate that he
Licked off smearing smile
He said
Eat it papa.

by Tom Foster

Comments (2)

I like this, brings back memories of the 'gifts' of my children.
Tom, Get out of my head! This is insane...I hadn't even read this! adria