Submit Your Poems
Get Your Premium Membership




Ape And Coffee

Comment on Ape And Coffee and see more Russell Edson poems below.

Written by Russell Edson

Biography | Poems | Best Poems | Short Poems | Quotes | Email Poem - Ape And CoffeeEmail Poem

 Some coffee had gotten on a man's ape.
The man said, animal did you get on my coffee? No no, whistled the ape, the coffee got on me.
You're sure you didn't spill on my coffee? said the man.
Do I look like a liquid? peeped the ape.
Well you sure don't look human, said the man.
But that doesn't make me a fluid, twittered the ape.
Well I don' know what the hell you are, so just stop it, cried the man.
I was just sitting here reading the newspaper when you splashed coffee all over me, piped the ape.
I don't care if you are a liquid, you just better stop splashing on things, cried the man.
Do I look fluid to you? Take a good look, hooted the ape.
If you don't stop I'll put you in a cup, screamed the man.
I'm not a fluid, screeched the ape.
Stop it, stop it, screamed the man, you are frightening me.


Comment below this ad.

Top Russell Edson Poems

Comments