Day 6:Poet’s Billow Challenge: Fairytales end

The Prompt for this poem was to take a domestic situation and relate to  a surreal vs real scenario. Had a bit of writer’s block today but here we go:

Fairytale
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These words

Once ripe-

Bursting for you

Now washed out

 

Hang limp

Pegged and dry

Ready to fold away

Nothing left to say

 

Cinderella is home

Her prince has gone astray

 

As I prepared another load

I recalled the princess and the toad….

 

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