Bête Noire

BÊTE NOIRE
…………………………………………………………………………This one’s for dear Margaret W
An unpleasantness
Unwarranted to my mind
Drains another glass
And chitchats with abandon
While beneath the masque … Her pain

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About Ben Naga

Pilgrim on the lam. Please feel free to explore the links to learn more. I trust you will find some things there will have been worth the effort. See you there.

Posted on March 31, 2015, in Poetry, Tanka and tagged , , , . Bookmark the permalink. 10 Comments.

  1. Just Another Soul

    🙂

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  2. It touches deep within
    The cover up at first is clumsy
    But the performance has been perfected
    To the degree the hidden remains hidden
    Observance though will show through the dark

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