Written for: Poetic Bloomings2 – Prompt #252 – “Coming and Going”
“If this prompt makes you unsure whether you’re coming or going, write one of each. Write a “coming” poem. Write a “going” poem. Or give a voice to your frustration and write a “comings and Goings” poem.”
Have another glass of wine.
No, I really must be going.
This lovely Summer night deserves
a toast. I’m bringing in a plate
of cheeses. You know how much you
No, I did not intend to stay
this long. It’s quite late. I must
Back in a second with the cheeses
and a new wine.
No. Please do not bother. I really
must be going.
Here, just taste this new bleu
I discovered. Take a sip of this
crisp white to wash it down.
Oh my, this is delicious. Maybe
a few minutes more, but then,
I really must be going.