Feeding the conceitedness of friends; throw them some bread.

Posted: April 27, 2014 in Free Verse Poetry, Poetry
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How lovely to see you!

          Throw them some bread.

You look wonderful!

          Throw them some bread.

How are your children?

          Throw them some bread.

A*’s!  Intelligence as was well as beauty!

          Throw them some bread.

It’s all down to good parenting.

          Throw them some bread.

No, you’ve made so many sacrifices.

          Throw them some bread.

You must be so proud, they’re so talented.

          Throw them some bread.

My children, they’re okay, working hard.

          Throw them some bread.

Me? I’m fine.             

          Throw them some bread.

Kenya, I’ve always wanted to visit Kenya.

          Throw them some bread.

No, but we did take them to the zoo.

          Throw them some bread.

I know it’s not the same as a safari

          Throw them some bread.

No I haven’t seen or spoken to any of them for years.

          Throw them some bread.

It doesn’t surprise me, you were always so popular.

          Throw them some bread.

I know I should have taken more of an effort.

          Throw them some bread.

No, it’s my fault.

          Throw them some bread.

Yes it was a pleasure to see you again.

          Throw them some bread.

You are such a good friend.

          Throw them some bread.

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© Paul Nichol.  April 2014

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