A missing button left undone
My half drunk cup of coffee
now cold. Where is my scarf?
Buster paces round unsettled
“Mum, I still need my dinner money”
Where is my purse? I must be daft
to leave it in the bathroom sink
Now why’s the snake atop the cooker
when its meant to stop the front door draft?
© Sheila Ash, 20th November 2017