A middle-aged lady offers him tea,

Then  returns to her women’s magazine.

He shuffles on an old settee,

Drinks tea, and thinks “how ordinary

Is this scene”.


A darkened room.

Some cheap perfume.

20 minutes or so.

Then he must go.

In the other room,

She reads her magazine.


4 thoughts on “Ordinary

    1. K Morris Poet Post author

      Thank you, Michael. I’m pleased you like my poem. You too, have a good Sunday. Its raining here, again! but dogs still need to be walked whatever the weather …!


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