Every Day

Every day I pass her

on my way to work and

she calls to me: her voice

cool and deep, she tempts me

(Lord, she tempts me!)

a little more each day.

I got nothin’ and nobody

but if I call her bluff

that ol’ river gonna make

me late for work.

 

Damn late.

 

 

Susan Marie Shuman/SusanWritesPrecise

Connecticut River

 

 

 

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