Submit a Poem
Get Your Premium Membership
spacer
 

The Ship In The Bottle

John Ginesi Avatar  Send Soup Mail  Block poet from commenting on your poetry

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

Read Poems by John Ginesi

Best John Ginesi Poems

+ Fav Poet

The Ship In The Bottle

           The Ship In The Bottle

Who can't admire the ship in the bottle
that sits on the mantlepiece of a stately home
with it's windblown sails, its row of cannons
and it's loyal crew.

A ship that will never encounter storms 
or risk danger of running aground on jagged reefs
never seeing action or battling the high seas
and never discover new lands.

A ship of dignity, imprisoned in a glass dome
it will always remain the ship in the bottle.

 

Post Comments

Please Login to post a comment



A comment has not been posted for this poem. Be the first to comment.