Edward Iacona

Rookie - 118 Points (August 27,1948 / Brooklyn, New York)

Floored! - Poem by Edward Iacona

Edward Iacona

For today there may be pandemonium
As my love buys some linoleum
That is made from Petroleum
As opposed from a layer of Folium.
But as I, her beau, does confess
From this point I do digress.
But, I'll try to make one, more or less.
To install it easier in her flat
An old chair was trashed where no one sat
Poor Phil and Lucy. the resident cats,
Have to settled for just clawing on mats.
So my darling and love will not go floorless
And she will always know that my


Topic(s) of this poem: love

Poet's Notes about The Poem

What does a good boyfriend do when his lady orders a new floor? He tries to write a poem about it...

Comments about Floored! by Edward Iacona

  • Gold Star - 5,737 Points Patricia Grantham (9/11/2014 6:52:00 AM)

    A very interesting and humorous write. I would rather
    be flawless than floorless. Thank you. (Report) Reply

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Poem Submitted: Tuesday, August 26, 2014

Poem Edited: Thursday, February 12, 2015

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