CAKE AND TEA... HE AND SHE...

LET'S DANCE...

CAKE AND TEA...

A festivity as nice as could be,
There were more than cake and tea…
And everyone smiling and jolly,
Seeing wine… Puddings and holly...
Welcome… I’m Bea... said she,
Hello, I’m Ned, he said,
let’s go to bed…

To bed… With me? Asked she.
I never said that,
Answered he and spat,
Only staring at cake and tea.
Welcome… I’m Bea... said she,
Hello, I’m Ned, he said,
let’s go to bed…

Who is everyone? Asked she,
As sweet as could be…
How should I know, answered he,
Wanting a beer… Not cake and tea.
Welcome… I’m Bea... said she,
Hello, I’m Ned, he said,
let’s go to bed…

What does that thing say?
Read it if you can see,
And who are Ned and Bea, asked she.
I have no idea, answered he.
Welcome… I’m Bea... said she,
Hello, I’m Ned he said,
let’s go to bed…

Imagine married for so many years,
Still happy, loving and hardly ill in bed,
Everyone agreed and toasting, they said:
Happy 75th Wedding Anniversary Bea and Ned!
Welcome… I think I’m Bea... said she,
Hello, I guess I’m Ned, he said,
let’s go to bed!

Copyright©2013 by Kari M. Knutsen

Write a new comment: (Click here)

SimpleSite.com
Characters left: 160
DONE Sending...

Fred Jinkins - Happy Old Artist | Reply 27.10.2015 14.00

A lovely poem and a wonderful sentiment. The love of old partners is strong.

audley hitchins | Reply 23.09.2015 04.49

It's always a pleasure to stop by, as it is distinctly pleasurable, entertaining in content, & certainly handsomely formatted. My compliments to you, Kari

Bren | Reply 13.05.2014 21.07

I think this is by far the best writer's blog I have seen! Thank you very much.
Your family must adore being with you. Love the OLd Couple'.

See all comments

| Reply

Latest comments

19.09 | 16:53

This was beautiful Kari! So much sadness to
overcome...and yet, you did.
I am happy you continued on, and continue to make
people smile.
Dee 😊

...
03.09 | 20:46

Enjoyed your Historic page.

...
13.03 | 22:56

Fantastic stuff, bold and original, much enjoyed...

...
23.02 | 17:10

Beautifully written....
Lost my twin, so I feel your pain.
You are a beautiful soul.
Thank you.

...
You liked this page
Hi!
Make your own website like I did.
It's easy, and absolutely free.
AD