https://dailypost.wordpress.com/prompts/sandwich/

 

My mom keeps the fridge

stocked with so many things,

like Sunny D and milk,

and spicy chicken wings.

 

Eggs and bread and butter,

bottled water, too.

But in the crisper drawer,

I do what I gotta do.

 

The food I seek out most,

the story I will tell,

Is how I make my sandwich,

and make it all so well.

 

There’s mayo, bacon, turkey,

pepperoni and cheese,

mustard, pickles, caviar,

and a plain cream cheese.

 

There’s onions and there’s olives,

no garlic left behind;

There’s ham and tomatoes,

and peppers so fine.

 

there’s spinach and there’s

mushrooms, peanut butter, chocolate ants,

and it all goes into a croissant just like

I live in France.

 

That night after eating, my stomach

cries and groans,

downed ten of the Peptos,

and Tums between my moans.

 

 

Advertisements

4 thoughts on “Sandwich

Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in:

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out /  Change )

Google photo

You are commenting using your Google account. Log Out /  Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out /  Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out /  Change )

Connecting to %s