Sad, she knew she’d fall

But her feelings weren’t returned

Ice cream is so cold

©2020 Annette Rochelle Aben


17 responses to “Mistreat

  1. Very nice last line about how cold ice cream is for one needing comfort.

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  2. I love that twist at the end! Very clever!

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  3. Cold can be intriguing… when it is ice cream…

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  4. he caused her to fall
    skinning her knee and her pride
    dropping her cold treat

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  5. This made me laugh 😊


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  7. The Zesty Geist

    Exciting and great depiction. Loved it. The last line is a killer.

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  8. I never got the pain pleasure of ice cream … unless it was rum and raison! 🤣

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