Of Course – a poem by Paul Vincent Cannon

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“A bottle of wine contains more philosophy than all the books in the world.” Louis Pasteur

Of Course

The wine played cunning tricks,
game on me it proposed,
look at your cookbooks, it said,
you cannot eat a single one of them,
and then I got to thinking, I couldn't
read the music score book either, 
nor could I fathom the manual for the
garage door remote, nor the schedule 
for the reticulation system, but I 
steadied myself, of course, and I 
fought back, retorting that, well, I'd
lived this long, and then the coup de gras,
I drank that insufferable wine and had 
another, just to make my point, of course.


Copyright 2022 ยฉPaul Vincent Cannon
All Rights Reserved ยฎ

21 Comments

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21 responses to “Of Course – a poem by Paul Vincent Cannon

  1. Am about to go get some! I’ll talk back too!

    Liked by 3 people

  2. One cannot be too repeatedly firm on this subject! ๐Ÿคฃ

    Liked by 3 people

  3. That’ll teach the impudent vino!

    Liked by 3 people

  4. Don’t worry, that was just the wine talking! ๐Ÿท

    Liked by 2 people

  5. lync56

    Interesting

    >

    Liked by 1 person

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