"We don't stop playing because we grow old; we grow old because we stop playing." ~George Bernard Shaw
"Look at everything as though you were seeing it either for the first or last time." ~Betty Smith, A Tree Grows in Brooklyn

Thursday, September 22, 2011

Tres charmant-n'est ce pas?

The Snake Charmer by Henri Rousseau

Slither silently swiftly
Ssssss sibilantly softly
Forked tongue tastes the air
Patterned sliver leaves the lair
Hush hush-look into my eyes
and Asp me no questions
And just maybe I'll tell you no lies
~~~~~~~~~~

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6 comments:

Jinksy said...

Asp me no questions ? I love it! LOL

Tumblewords: said...

Ha! Love the fun here!

The Cello Strings said...

tell you no lies,

perfect rhyming,
your imagination truly flies...

Helen said...

I wouldn't bet on the lie part!!! Nice Magpie, Kathe.

HyperCRYPTICal said...

Yay - love it!

anna :o]

Bee's Blog said...

I love it.