Those Days of Vines and Posies With You!

The days of vines and posies

we laughed and skipped away

like flower buds at play…

Through the meadow

toward the outhouse door…

A door marked “give me more”

that wasn’t there before!

The lonely nights

disclose a passing breeze…

Filled with memories

of your golden smiling teeth…

That, damn it,

introduced me to

The days of vines and posies

under that tree



on my knees!

With You!


My sincerest apilogies to Henry Mancini and Johnny Mercer for the 1964 Grammy Award song

The Days of Wine and Roses!

11 Comments Add yours

  1. judybarbera says:

    Love this, the song, and the movie!

    Liked by 2 people

  2. Amy Barbera says:

    Dad this is such a beautiful song poem until the end LOL 🙂 🙂 🙂 You always think of so many creative things to write about and your artwork is fun & creative too! 🙂

    Liked by 2 people

    1. That’s what happens in the end!


  3. Pleasant! Especially the retching and gagging part.

    Liked by 2 people

  4. The smily and frawny Ballon is about to triumphant in style..

    Liked by 1 person

      1. here we go,by the way I have published trendystories first musical blog a gazal,plse give your valuable feedback also waiting for Amys reaction on this : title says “Musical Blog1-Gazal to begin with”,have a good weekend..

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      2. It’s going to be crazy for sure

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