Shopping Spree – a poem by Paul Vincent Cannon

5 lines – Shopping

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Photo: speeddater.co.uk

 

“I’ve been dating since I was fifteen. I’m exhausted. Where is he?”  Kristin Davis

 

Shopping Spree

Two-toned, big boned, large lips,
small nation ego no less, shallow,
beer gut, skinny ribs, twinkle toes,
halitosis roulette on a long credit line,
dating so many faces without result.

©Paul Vincent Cannon

Paul, pvcann.com

18 Comments

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18 responses to “Shopping Spree – a poem by Paul Vincent Cannon

  1. I debated: Laugh or cry?

    Liked by 3 people

  2. Yet we continue on. Cleverly cute poem Paul.🙏😃

    Liked by 2 people

  3. My daughter participated in speed-dating at one point. All I could do was scratch my head and ask why.

    Liked by 2 people

  4. I fashioned this for this season of bargain dating which there is always a chain of reactions.🤔

    Liked by 1 person

  5. Being from another culture this always disturbs me.
    I see more psycological problems than just fun.

    Liked by 2 people

  6. Charis Counselling

    Very interesting take on this

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    Liked by 1 person

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