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Friday, October 31, 2008

Goodtime Girl

a goodtime girl
aglow with smiles
outside a gossip's heart

her afterwords
marked by meddle
sometimes did ripen

form damaging debris
unchecked by sudsy rinse
or 'not-I' chuckle

Michelle at Poefusion Friday 5 offers the following words for prompt:


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Angie C. said...

Read several times to get the feel of it. I like it!

Quiet Paths said...

Five words and you develop a whole story and history. Great job.

Q said...

You gave me a good time!Thanks.
I always read your poems outloud. This one rolls so nicely off the tongue.

paisley said...

and i for one maintain that even in hindsight,, i would rather have been the good time girl,, that the meddling gossip......

great write sue!!

Anonymous said...

I am amazed that you got all those words in. And I like the poem!

poefusion said...

Hello Tumblewords~ You always make such good use of those five words. I think we all can relate to that kind of girl, can't we? Well done. Have a nice weekend.

Mandy said...

A lovely poem.

Jane Doe said...

Wonderful use of the prompt words! You wove them together with such skill!

sgreerpitt said...

I am particularly struck by this combination:
"her afterwords/marked by meddle"
Such a creative and unique use of words.