Monday, September 30, 2013

Of Your Company (Poem 181)

This pear-shaped desire, breathless
Swaggering courtship, 
This request, spoken soft and heavy, 
Tucked dearly into a fluted paper cup, 
Sanguine swirl of sugar icing, pristine 
As lavender snow, the pleasure
Of your incomparable company

(c) 2013, by Hannah Six