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The Evil Shopping Cart

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The Evil Shopping Cart

In car seats sitting in a parking lot, grocery store
We witnessed a most ghastly gore  
An out of control shopping cart
On a path toward my car door

I yelled, “WHAT DO I DO?!”
When in a panic
One often has no clue

I panicked and raced
To get keys into place
But they landed 
Jingling to the floor
You said, “HURRY!!!!”
I tried my best to scurry

Relieved when the key and ignition
Made love
I threw it in reverse
For the cart wasn’t to be coerced 


When we escaped
Feeling like heroes, caped
We put the groceries on the counter
And made love for an hour


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  1. Date: 1/12/2012 5:48:00 PM
    this is how to end a poem quickly. but i don't recommend it. i cant believe it, a whole hour?

    Robbins Avatar Liberty Robbins
    Date: 1/12/2012 10:33:00 PM Block poet from commenting on your poetry


    lol well there may have been a few breaks here and there :)
  1. Date: 1/8/2012 5:54:00 PM
    Amazing the encounters that provoke us such solace, hehe : ) well done Liberty

  1. Date: 1/8/2012 5:25:00 PM
    That's why I don't do my grocery shopping on a windy day. Very descriptive. I hate those shopping carts myself!