Once a week

Once a week

She thought about it frequently, a smile upon her face
If anybody knew of it, she would be in disgrace
It filled her mind completely, the obsession of  her life
Should she be spotted doing it, the rumours would be rife

She always was much happier when Wednesday came around
Filled with anticipation, ears seeking out the sound
She licked her lips, she trembled, her spine was all a tingle
Oh that surge of extacy, when she heard his bells a jingle

After six whole days of waiting, she would go and meet the man
To hell with all the calories, here comes the ice cream van

By Glenys Halliday

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I have always written poetry but when my husband died suddenly I used it as a kind of therapy. I don’t usually share these unless I feel they will help someone in distress. The ones I share are mostly humorous intended to bring a smile in what I feel can be a very lonely world..

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Very satisfying Glenys 😉

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