“Can I pet your dog?”


“Sure, he’s nice.”

With hands looking like they were pulled from a bog,

“Can I pet your dog?”

Stomping toward him as if wearing clogs;

I’m starting to think twice…

“Can I pet your dog?”

“Sure, he’s nice.”

Prompted from Francis the Frenchie’s Daily Triolet Poetry Challenge at: https://francisthefrenchie.wordpress.com/2021/10/02/francis-the-frenchies-daily-triolet-poetry-challenge-october-2-2021/.