Four Alarm Cook - Etheree

Written by: Connie Marcum Wong

day I 
thought I would
boil some eggs so
I put them on the
stove on high heat, being
the impatient lass I am.
I got distracted in the yard.
The eggs blew up and the pan almost
melted. That’s why my husband is the cook!

For Susan Burch's Contest "Ridiculous Self Exaggerations"