Coronavirus poem

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Coronavirus poem

Postby TheVat on April 18th, 2020, 8:54 pm 

Produce in the Time of Corona


If I squeeze a melon
I'm seen as a felon.

Touch an avocado
I'm a desperado.

To cough on a carrot -
No one would dare it.

When sweetness is sought
One develops the hunch
That grapes may not
Be pulled from the bunch

TS Eliot wonders about eating a peach,
Now we all ponder mortality
Ere we so much as reach.

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Re: Coronavirus poem

Postby Serpent on April 18th, 2020, 9:34 pm 

Kudos for courage! Me, I wouldn't have invoked the ghost of TS!

My favourite market now has red arrows taped on the floor.
What rhymes with one-way aisles? Manly smiles?
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