Posted by: Ron DuBour | July 20, 2017

King for a Day~by Paul F. Lenzi


 

 

King for a Day

ocean-cruising-catamaran-sailboat-hi

Image by pauklein

on a catamaran
where the waters are green
I acquired a tan
that attracted a queen

she so loved my shade
that she gave me a crown
then I started to fade
till I lost all my brown

and the last thing she said
as I knelt at the log
was “Remove his pale head!”
and the axe cut the fog

 

 

(originally posted November 2013)

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  1. Loved it.

  2. thank you for sharing my poem with your readers


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