Elena Plotkin


Couples Therapy Poem by Elena Plotkin


You got your way; I got mine!
But you get your way all the time!
Hey, you got your way; I got mine!
But you get YOUR way all the TIME! !
So you finally admit my way is better.
Oh how cute, you think you're clever.
Hey, you got your way; I got... ouch!
Doctor, do we have to sit on the same couch?

(C) 2013 Copyright Elena Plotkin

Submitted: Tuesday, August 27, 2013
Edited: Thursday, March 06, 2014

Topic of this poem: conflict


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  • Gold Star - 6,986 Points Khairul Ahsan (9/5/2013 1:50:00 PM)

    A great poem, thoroughly enjoyed reading this.10/10.
    @ Bri Edwards,
    As usual, like your elaborate comment. (Report) Reply

  • Gold Star - 6,935 Points Bri Edwards (9/4/2013 11:36:00 PM)

    at first i thought you and DOCTOR were sitting on the same couch. but then i remembered the title. my first thought was incorrect, correct? ? i liked the use of words with all capital letters for emphasis. i use that method sometimes, so it MUST be BRILLIANT! and i would put damn in front of couch. ouch! thanks for sharing. ok, another one to MyPoemList. you may be becoming one of my favorite north american ph poets! ! hell, in all the world. remind me when there is a poem you would like me to have the honor of reading. i may forget to visit you otherwise. sorry! getting old, but still busy. bri :) (Report) Reply

  • Silver Star - 3,652 Points Dave Walker (8/28/2013 1:59:00 PM)

    Made me smile, a great poem. (Report) Reply

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