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Missing the Little Things

May 26, 2012
By beautifulspirit PLATINUM, Alpharetta, Georgia
beautifulspirit PLATINUM, Alpharetta, Georgia
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Favorite Quote:
The future belongs to those who believe in the beauty of their dreams.
--Eleanor Roosevelt


Of all things of you
I miss, it's your lips at my ear
saying, "I love you."

It may sound silly
and girly---you may not care.
I miss you so much.

But I guess if there's
one thing I could live without---
it'd be your foul breath.

Seriously, it's
like a fish and an onion
ate themselves to death.

A tip to your next
sweetheart: "Make him brush and swish
Scope before you kiss.

Carry mints and steer
clear of beans and garlic foods.
You'll thank me later."


The author's comments:
My attempt to be funny in a haiku. Trying to lighten things up by looking for the positive things about breaking up.

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so_joy SILVER said...
on Aug. 11 2012 at 10:09 pm
so_joy SILVER, Navesink, New Jersey
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Favorite Quote:
"Be the change you want to see."

Very nice! I enjoyed reading this. Please read, rate, and comment on my poems! Thanks!