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The Pub

Weak audible creaks from a faded pub sign
Preludes a visual crash, combed by critical eyes
Though the structure was sound
The worn brackets were faint
Flaking words curled and dropped
With the tired peeling paint. 

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  1. Date: 2/28/2014 11:41:00 AM
    Absolutely brilliant. Thanks for making my day. I have found it pleasurable to always begin the weekend with Poetrysoup because poets like you and poems like this do not disappoint. Have a lovely weekend

  1. Date: 1/22/2014 9:37:00 AM
    Hey you read my blog I'm asking for YOU

  1. Date: 1/19/2014 7:52:00 PM
    I so liked real pub's like they are in England, the friendliness! How are you my sweet friend? Kiwi? It's getting cold here again [ahh well it is January!] Light & Love

  1. Date: 1/15/2014 8:36:00 AM
    And yet a second home and familiar place.

  1. Date: 1/13/2014 10:10:00 AM
    We saw Nebraska at the movies yesterday. Boy does us young guys feel old after that one. Great flick. Academy award stuff. Love, daver

  1. Date: 1/12/2014 9:42:00 AM
    We're getting it bad (weather) but you're getting it much worse. Stay safe, dear one. Love, daver

  1. Date: 1/12/2014 9:15:00 AM
    Mikki! Where is the second stanza to your Pub? My thirst is overpowering. Love this one the second time through even more. Love, daver

  1. Date: 12/24/2013 1:46:00 AM
    Michelle, Guess what? , The end of the year is approaching :) and there's no way I'm letting this year end, without dropping by with SMILES and CHRISTMAS CHEERS. Thank You for making this a great year for ALL OF US. --- May magic fill your days and all your dreams come true this holiday season. MERRY CHRISTAMS <3 Love Linda -The Sweetest Poet Destroyer

  1. Date: 12/23/2013 7:55:00 AM
    I;m thirsting for more of this Victorian pub, Mikki. Thanks for reading my Robin Hood humor. Love, daver

  1. Date: 12/20/2013 9:43:00 AM
    Hey Mikki, Love this and been in many a pub like this, have a Happy and Peaceful Holiday….

  1. Date: 12/19/2013 6:03:00 PM
    but not quite ready to slide, dust cloud at the end of the ride, merry christmas babe, happy new year coming :}xox

  1. Date: 12/12/2013 3:40:00 PM
    Despite the crash I shall visit this mysterious pub, Love, daver