Monday, 22 January 2018

Not, start a fire–a scene from a restaurant

Libra, libretto, liberty, Story Cube
cuba libre, labour day,
Impatient as Billy Joel is played
I drink my coffee ponderously
Looking towards the doorway
Deciding whether or not
on balance to wait or to stay.

© Sheila Ash, 2018

Referenced song lyrics
https://www.azlyrics.com/lyrics/billyjoel/wedidntstartthefire.html 
https://www.azlyrics.com/lyrics/billyjoel/scenesfromanitalianrestaurant.html

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