There’s not a Shakespeare sonnet
Or a Beethoven quartet
That’s easier to like than you
Or harder to forget.
You think that sounds extravagant?
I haven’t finished yet –
I like you more than I would like
To have a cigarette.
by Wendy Cope (b. 1945).
This entry was posted on September 29, 2012 at 11:29 am and is filed under Poetry with tags cigarette, Giving up smoking, Poetry, Wendy Cope. You can follow any responses to this entry through the RSS 2.0 feed.
You can leave a response, or trackback from your own site.
I am a smoker and that is too cool.
Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in:
You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. ( Log Out / Change )
You are commenting using your Twitter account. ( Log Out / Change )
You are commenting using your Facebook account. ( Log Out / Change )
You are commenting using your Google+ account. ( Log Out / Change )
Connecting to %s
Notify me of new comments via email.
Notify me of new posts via email.
Blog at WordPress.com. The Black-LetterHead Theme.
Get every new post delivered to your Inbox.
Join 3,753 other followers