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Best In For A Penny In For A Pound Poems

Below are the all-time best In For A Penny In For A Pound poems written by Poets on PoetrySoup. These top poems in list format are the best examples of in for a penny in for a pound poems written by PoetrySoup members


Premium Member Baksheesh
In for a penny, in for a pound
money makes the world go round.

“Baksheesh, pretty lady, Cleopatra eyes?”
foreign intrigue in a bantering guise.

“What do you want,...

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Categories: in for a penny in for a pound, adventure, allegory, education, life,



Premium Member You Don't Say
My nose is itchin', company's comin'.
Land sakes alive, as I live and breathe,
haven't seen you in a Coon's age.
Lookin' fat and sassy.

	We're fair to middlin',...

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© Cona Adams  Create an image from this poem.
Categories: in for a penny in for a pound, courage, humor,

Is it worth it
Dylan Thomas. Silvia Plath and Edgar Allen Poe     These are names      That we all know ...

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Categories: in for a penny in for a pound, inspirational,

Premium Member There In Shimmering Rays Of Golden Light
There In Shimmering Rays Of Golden Light


There in shimmering rays of golden light
angel divided deep dark from dark night.
With flash of sword, eternal truth of...

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Categories: in for a penny in for a pound, art, betrayal, creation, earth,

Rat on a wheel
I am sure by now a smart fella such as yourself 
Has figured it out by now
So tell me how does it feel?
To be just...

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Categories: in for a penny in for a pound, life,

host
slipping in it finds a host
taking over spirit and soul
coursing quickly through the veins
overpowering heart and brain
oh, the foolish things we do
when love gets a...

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© Jo Bien  Create an image from this poem.
Categories: in for a penny in for a pound, love,