Caught in that uneasy niche between completing
afternoon chores, cleaning up avoidable messes
and my canine cobber Podge disdaining to show
any interest in my dog-tucker effort - gee, thanks.
And it’s too early yet for tonight’s Super Rugby.
claims ‘Miss Marple’ opportunity (on the footy TV;
it’d better end before H Hour), yet she can’t see a
problem; after all the best seats, for good reason,
scrounge better in the Lounge obviously
it an opportunity to express esprit de corps; back
in th’ old days we singles had ‘happy hour’ every
evening as a ritual for absent friends, I don’t see
any lurking - so they’re definitely not here - yet!
© 30 May 2014, I. D. Carswell