Massimiliano Ligabue‘s painting “Saturday Night” reminded me of all the mini-lectures I would receive from my parents before a night out, and so I crafted a bit of brevity for an AllPoetry contest to accompany it. If you can imagine what this waiting woman’s thinking about, please join me in crafting a petite pen, 30 words or less. I’d love to know where you think her mind has gone.
Saturday Night Out
“Keep you legs crossed,”
dishtowel on her shoulder,
But what’s a skirt without a breeze?
Impatiently, she waited for his knock,
red skirt pressed,
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