Last Night – At Wal-Mart

Two nights after Christmas and all through the store, 

the aisles they were silent – except maybe four.

I was working the cig aisle, wearing navy blue
and selling so many storage bins I didn’t know what to do.
When out came the gift cards to buy cigarettes with –
Unsuspecting relatives giving death as a gift.
Seven o’clock could not come too soon at all 
and I dashed away to my car as the rain it did fall.
Thank you.
Thank you.
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4 Responses to Last Night – At Wal-Mart

  1. Allison says:

    Cute poem! You you’re done? Yippee for you. now you can have your saturdays back!

  2. Anonymous says:

    Cute!! Sounds like the murmurings of a very tired mother/wife/hostess/employee. Sleep well. MM

  3. Is it possible to laugh and cry about the same thing?What a spectacularly creative mind you have!

  4. porternews says:

    Why is it that you are always having to work the cig. aisle?! There is so much more to be had at Wally World than cigarettes!

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