Once upon a time…/Cinderella and the big bad wolf (by Alexa)

You beautiful tattooed bastard
The moment we met –bam!– couldn’t stop thinking of you
Damned if I did, damned if I didn’t…round and round it went in my head
Couldn’t decide better–with or without?
Going that extra mile
To your house
In the snow

This Cinderella’s coach was a big shiny Harley
Prince Charming and me rode all night
Up and down the long wet highway
Going “oui… oui… OUI!!!”
all the way home

Cinderella turned big bad wolf when the fences went down
I blew and I blew–but I couldn’t make your house come
down
when all the fences came down new fences came up
the longer I stayed the more your ego filled the room
up
suffocating me
I killed a fantasy

(Shoulda stayed home…)

Advertisements
This entry was posted in Poems. Bookmark the permalink.

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 )

Twitter picture

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

Facebook photo

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

Google+ photo

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

Connecting to %s