Frabjous Times

cinquain poetry

No accommodation

double cinquain
Too much
banana love
has doomed this kitchen mouse;
his chosen way of life and mine

drowning water
managed to soak my shirt.
Thus does the undermouse wreak his

After a couple of weeks of trying, I was in the position of having to dispatch the rodent this morning. I really didn't like the sound it was making. And I did not take a picture, either. (Tue May 16 22:34:47 EDT 2006)

Published in Autumn Leaves Volume 10 number 5

Last modified: Sat Sep 2 11:55:07 EDT 2006
Added revenge verse. Added publication note. Corrected citation.
Previously published: Sat Sep 2 06:57:34 2006
Previously published: Tue May 16 22:40:49 2006
Previously published: Mon May 15 10:09:01 2006