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A Night's Gambit
by John Rockie Coppolella
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Remembering fun at the beach.


 

 
 
Ocean's surf splashing quench hot feet,
Bobby Fischer's playing without fear,
Castles in the sand washing away,
South of the Santa Monica pier.
 
Chess players  race  the  clock,  
 
Knight's pawns joust in the park,
 
Two mates  to mate two mates,
 
Night's spawn Faust in the dark. 
 
South of the Santa Monica pier,
  Bobby Fischer's playing without fear,
Ocean's surf splashing quench hot feet,
Lover's passion splashing on cool sheets.
 

 

 

 

 

 

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Reviewed by Regina Pounds
Vivid scenes make this poem enticing...well drawn picture with enough shadows to instill mystery (Faust)

Gina
Reviewed by Poetess of The Soul Sheila G
ROCK -
This inspires me to want to write of the cold blue ocean, and all her mysteries as they begin unfolding, and the sun blesses many for certain!
Love the imagery in this poem, so much done (THERE, on the Santa Monica Pier) where I've never dared, too far from here...

WRITE ON!
Warmest Blessings and BIG Hugs, Warrior Purple Lady Passion, SHEExooo
Reviewed by Georg Mateos
I don't know if you knew that I play chess with God, He cheats using His knowledge of which piece I was going to play despite a gentlemen agreement that He wouldn't do it.

Georg


Reviewed by Karen Lynn Vidra, The Texas Tornado
Good imagery here, Rockie; well done!

(((HUGS))) and much love, your friend in Tx., Karen Lynn. :D
Reviewed by J'nia Fowler
Deliciously expressive and fun. Blessings, J'nia
Reviewed by 000 000
Excellent play with your words. Creative and meaningful
Reviewed by Sandie May Angel-Joyce
I like the structure and the style of this poem. Well-done!!!

Sandie Angel :o)
Reviewed by Liz Cosline
Etching a scene in almost a painting.
Reviewed by Regis Auffray
You have recalled and shared the experience effectively via your verses, Rockie. Thank you. Love and peace,

Regis
Reviewed by Mary Lacey, Desertrat
Rockie,

How clever to compare love to chess. (a wonderful game I truly love)

Mary
Reviewed by Paul Berube
Sounds like a fun filled night down at the pier. Nicely done my friend.
Reviewed by Gene Williamson
Rockie, it was many years ago that I fell in love with Santa Monica.
-gene.
Reviewed by Bonnie May
Oh did this take me back to Cape May New Jersey days...what fun we had, thank you for the memories my dear friend and this terriic write....love and hugs, Bonnie
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