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Dessert

Updated on February 18, 2013

She comes to feed on me

this love men hunger for

she taps upon my window

begs entry at my door


She sets her table silently

I stare at her empty plate

She knows that I will come

and I know that she will wait


Why do I surrender

to perish in appetite

devoured by seduction

consumed in a single bite


Oh that I unlock my heart

to the hunger of a flirt

I am no match for a woman

who hungers for desert.



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    • arb profile imageAUTHOR

      arb 

      6 years ago from oregon

      Audrey, I am so pleased that you have come by. Was still in my playful mood yesterday. I agree with you Audrey, It is the question that begs the question. Be well my new friend!

    • AudreyHowitt profile image

      Audrey Howitt 

      6 years ago from California

      Why do I surrender

      to die in her appetite

      For me, this is the central question raised --Loved this piece arb!

    • arb profile imageAUTHOR

      arb 

      6 years ago from oregon

      Thanks Geena! I"m in a playful mood and can't escape it! perhaps its my diet or the people in my life. I may have to change one of them.

    • Genna East profile image

      Genna East 

      6 years ago from Massachusetts, USA

      This is a clever delight; and I like the new photo, Arb.

    • Nellieanna profile image

      Nellieanna Hay 

      6 years ago from TEXAS

      I know -

    • arb profile imageAUTHOR

      arb 

      6 years ago from oregon

      just can't get serious these days!

    • Nellieanna profile image

      Nellieanna Hay 

      6 years ago from TEXAS

      hahahaha

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