The Ace

 The Ace

I want someone to be with me
To read it and get it.

To not inflate or deflate
When I do.

To pull a punch with meaning.
Knock my socks off even when I wear none.

Be better than me.
But only when I can’t be the best.

To get with a program
I can win.

One of my favorite poems I have diddled.

Originally published in Red Lion Square November 2010.

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