2020-09-17 – Sugar Lips

core of an apple’s
still fruit,

a craving long ignored,
pit wormy with
truth,

buffing every
shorn peel,

caught me cherry
handed in the
basket,

illicit juice drips
from jaw,

++++

if only sugar
lips lasted.

Grumpy Gorman
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image posted by Chris Wood at – https://www.paintingyouwithwords.com/three-of-my-most-lighthearted-romantic-poems/sugar-lips-1024-3/

..can we just kiss our way past this?