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  1. Banzai

    Banzai One-time Mod, but on the road to recovery Contributor

    Mar 31, 2007
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    Roxie - Weekly Poetry Contest (229) Winner!

    Discussion in 'Bi-Weekly Poetry Contest Archives' started by Banzai, Mar 17, 2013.

    They served you tea today
    By Roxie

    They served you tea today
    You would have been appalled
    They poured it out a dainty kettle
    I know, the shame
    Into daintier cups
    The horror
    It’s during moments like these
    That I miss you the most
    If you were still...
    I hate that Alzheimer’s has taken you away
    You’d tell me that tea is meant to be served from a kettle that matters
    You were never one to put on airs
    One that has a story to tell
    Like the battered one you gave me
    Your tea is growing cold
    I let it
    I wasn’t served with a story
    Or shared history
  2. molark

    molark Member

    Feb 9, 2013
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    Chicago, IL
    Well! Congrats, Roxie!
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