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Drunken Mimes
by Jon Michael Willey
Wednesday, January 09, 2008
Rated "G" by the Author.
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Character. Is it compelling?

 

we staggered along the shore

at waters edge like never before

two drunken mimes out of time

clutching each other's golden hands

in rhythmic dance with shifting sand

what led us to this time this place

who gave us the inane command

or could it be penance for a bad past

perhaps it is petty opulence

disguised within our jilted stance

sliently we proceed compelled

by  some unknown need

though at half-speed we go

watching the sand sifting between

our stumbling toes at waters edge where

drunken mimes are never to go

it fills them with jubulant banter 

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Reviewed by Mary Grace Patterson 8/27/2011
Good images . Some times one escapes the realities of life for a short time ,, But they are bound to resurface....M
Reviewed by JMS Bell 8/17/2011
THE MISERY OF 'TODAY' LOVES COMPANY...BECAUSE, PHERHAPS, YESTERDAY AND TODAY CAN COME 'TOGETHER' AT THE WATER'S END AND MAKE...TOMORROW. I CAN'T HELP IT, JON...I AM AN OPTIMIST ALL THE WAY. THANKS FOR SHARING. LOVE, BLESSINGS & FAITH...
JOYCE * HIS INSPIRATIONS
Reviewed by La Belle Rouge Poetess Of The Heart 8/17/2011
Sometimes life makes us feel like we are in an unescapahle stupor, well penned Jon.
Reviewed by Sheila Roy 8/13/2011
Quite the image, Jon. I almost missed the poem, too. Reminds me a little of some vacation nights at the beach. Hugs,
Sheila
Reviewed by Christine Tsen 8/9/2011
A clever and high-spirited rendering of poetic verse!
Blessings,
Christine
Reviewed by Regis Auffray 7/31/2011
This certainly gives me pause for thought, Jon; worthy of more than a single reading. Thank you. Love and peace to you, friend.

Regis
Reviewed by Walt Hardester 1/17/2008
This is almost funny, well done.
Drunken Mimes...LOL

Walt
Reviewed by Karen Palumbo 1/10/2008
Interesting and delivered well...

Be safe,
Karen
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