Bird is the Word


To be

A turkey

Thanksgiving day

Dinner focal point

Your fragrance fills the air

They’re fighting for your hot legs

And wishing on your very bones

They break out the very best china

For your glorious final resting place

©2019 Annette Rochelle Aben

16 responses to “Bird is the Word

  1. Well done… Powerful words to ponder!

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  2. Hugs & Happy Thanksgiving, Annette! ❤ xo

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  3. Only the best dishes for such magnificence! Excellent response to the prompt, Annette! ❤️

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  4. What other bird could be more timely these days… lol!

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  5. Excellent poem. Happy Thanksgiving!

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  6. A great homage to Thanksgiving’s main course. 😉 xo

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