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Valentine Mischief

No one at home on Valentine’s Day, our lips were already locked.
Getting used to being alone, our plans would have left you shocked.
Back from vacation, the Basement Trolls came strolling in, our night was lost.
But wait! My Hubby had planned ahead, perhaps we were still star-crossed.

Unleash the Closet Trolls his voice rang out! I’m sending you on patrol!
To the rescue came his brand new chums. The Closet Trolls were in control.
He knew he was ahead, in this game, as he got back to soundly kissing me.
Deflecting the Big Trolls? No Luck, or had you already forgot? You’ll see…

First they decided to chase the squirrels away from around, our window trees.
It began to look a bit like the Circus Soleil, rather than, our bedroom fantasies.
I think we may have started a war, between the Closet Trolls and the squirrels.
This became a possibility, as Trolls fell into the birdbath, as the water swirled.

All we’d meant, was to distract the Basement Trolls, from finding us in progress.
But they came up for a better view, and yep, that was us, they found breathless.
Now giving up on all our plans, Circus Trolleil became the topic of the day.
So we sent the Basement Trolls into the fray, to make peace for all, in any way.

Next year, we’ll convince them to stay, on vacation in the snow another week.
And then the Closet Trolls will be sent to guard the zoo across town, so to speak.
Now don’t be surprised, we’d had a good time… the kisses were really great.
But, a little more would have been a great treat, for oldsters like us, at any rate.

In the mean time, Circus Troleil will be a truly happening thing, coming real soon.
Grandpa Troll made a truce between the squirrels and the Closet Trolls. Thank You!
Now, they practice together every day, for a Vegas debut, soon, with Mac Raccoon.
And Valentines Day can be planned, as a small little get away, later, as opportune.

Copyright © Carol Eastman

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  1. Date: 6/18/2014 10:36:00 PM
    Carol, This is a very interesting and creative write. It kept me entertained the whole way through. Thank you for the great comment on my Society's Ignorance poem.

  1. Date: 11/28/2013 5:49:00 PM
    one day you and these troll are going to be on NBC.

  1. Date: 11/18/2013 5:29:00 PM
    Great piece,Nice presentation...Congrats on your well deserved win....Kudos to you..

  1. Date: 11/17/2013 11:36:00 PM
    Congratulations on the fine win, Carol

  1. Date: 11/17/2013 4:03:00 PM
    Hello Carol, I'm not much into poems that look like stories... But, this was very interesting.. . Congratulation, Thank you for the fine win..... Sending hugs: -) Thank you for the support. always~ LINDA

  1. Date: 11/13/2013 4:57:00 PM
    You never cease to amaze me Carol, quite the entertaining read! I really enjoyed reading this delightful poem here this evening! What a fun piece, Great Work!!

  1. Date: 11/13/2013 11:54:00 AM
    - And the day ended very well nevertheless - Reading the story with a smile - always enjoyable Carol! - oxox // Anne-Lise :)