Written for: Poetic Bloomings2 – July Covid-19 P.A.D. – Day 9 – “Doing The Dozens”
“Through the years there have been some great motion pictures that have graced the “silver screen”. And these films gave us some memorable quotes. I am offering up twelve (the dozen) of such quotations for your consideration. Choose one as an inspiration and write a poem. As always, I’m not asking for something related to the movie. Write something that is inspired by the quote and get ready for your close up!”
“Why so serious?” ~ The Dark Knight (2008)
“I’m going to make him an offer he can’t refuse.” ~The Godfather (1972)
“Toto, I’ve got a feeling we’re not in Kansas any more.” ~ The Wizard of Oz (1939)
“Here’s looking at you, kid!” ~Casablanca (1942)
“Go ahead. Make my day!” ~Sudden Impact (1983)
“May the force be with you.” ~Star Wars (1977)
“Love means never having to say you’re sorry.” ~ Love Story (1970)
“They call me Mister Tibbs.” ~In the Heat of the Night (1967)
“After all, tomorrow is another day.” ~Gone With the Wind (1939)
“Houston, we have a problem!” ~Apollo 13
“I’ve always depended on the kindness of strangers.” ~A Streetcar Named Desire (1951)
“Listen to them. Children of the night. What music they make.” ~Dracula (1931)
She was scared
to be sick out there.
possible. Who would help her?
She hoped, a stranger.