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Mike Acker Mike Acker Male, 61, Canada (5/5/2014 12:19:00 PM)

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  • Rookie - 50 Points Alexander Rizzo (5/5/2014 2:46:00 PM) Post reply
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    'Sunday paper ready to go'?Nice jingle for a tv ad.

  • Veteran Poet - 1,883 Points Mike Acker (5/5/2014 12:19:00 PM) Post reply

    Sunday Mourning

    Real, melting butter on my multi-grain toast
    with apricot jam, spread thickly.

    Cold, Ivory cream in my fresh, brewed coffee,
    with a teaspoon of sugar, stirred.

    Glasses sliding low on the bridge of my nose,
    Sunday paper ready to go.

    What more can I ask for on this, my morning
    considering she had packed up

    and left me late, last night.

    Mike Acker

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