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Conservatory

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Below is the poem entitled Conservatory which was written by poet Andrew John. Please feel free to comment on this poem. However, please remember, PoetrySoup is a place of encouragement and growth.

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Conservatory

Dusty mats of coconut, and hats,
And wicker chairs that creak; and chats, and cats
On sills that suck the early sun that spills
Through glass to pass into the frills and twills
That talk and twitter, pass the time till tiffin,
Pass the time of day this way until
The chills of morning pass, and cups and saucers
Clink and find the sink.

				The daily round’s
Begun and yarns are spun in sun and shade
Until the fading light brings night; and glass
That’s black as peat reflects the hats and cats
Upon themselves while vats of black-tar dark
And bats are kept outside.

				And clinks announce
The hour for drinks.

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  1. Date: 7/7/2013 10:26:00 AM
    Thanks, everyone, for lovely comments. This poem's been up for several months now, and it's ages since it became a feature poem. I'm glad it's still generating some interest.

  1. Date: 7/7/2013 10:19:00 AM
    A great Free -for-all winning poem. *CONGRATULATIONS!!! With your awesome winning write. have a great day, TA TA TA * Linda

  1. Date: 7/3/2013 11:55:00 PM
    Andrew, very nice........... skat

  1. Date: 7/3/2013 6:47:00 PM
    Andrew I truly love this form of poetry. A delightful read. Welcome to PS. This poem I've put on my favorite list. Congratulations on your win. Warm Smiles, Connie

  1. Date: 12/14/2012 5:32:00 PM
    Andrew,, Congratulation, with your featured poem of the week, have yourself a great day inspired by "YOU!" wishing you the best holidays 2 come ;-) always ~PD

    John Avatar Andrew John
    Date: 12/15/2012 3:17:00 AM Block poet from commenting on your poetry


    And best for Christmas to you, too. Many thanks.
  1. Date: 12/4/2012 12:43:00 PM
    Andrew, , stopping by 2 welcome U into the soup. First I will start by reading your free verse poem. Good verse if you ask me. Wishing you the best success with your poetry. ~SKAT~

    John Avatar Andrew John
    Date: 12/6/2012 2:50:00 AM Block poet from commenting on your poetry


    Thanks for kind words. Will be looking in a lotsa people's stuff over the weeks, and hope to leave comments.