Let me take you, a bite, a sip, a life,
Borrow your blood, what have you got?
I need you, I like you, need you a lot.
Come on, just a kiss, just a thought …
You can’t even feel the slip of my knife.
I need you, I like you, need you a lot —
Submitted as part of “National/Global Poetry Writing Month” (#NaPoWriMo #GloPoWriMo).
Today’s prompt: Day Twelve: you’re challenged you to write a triolet. These eight-line poems involve repeating lines and a tight rhyme scheme. The repetitions and rhymes can lend themselves to humorous poems, as well as to poems expressing dramatic or sorrowful moods.
30 Poems in 30 Days
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