Feeding frenzy

Prattling ducks scooting
on a linoleum pool, quacking,
easily ruffled, annoyed and
annoying, paddling like hell;
scooting chrome bumper-cars
jockeying for the best produce –
your choosiness be damned
why do I ever go to the
grocery store on Saturday?

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2 thoughts on “Feeding frenzy

  1. slpmartin August 7, 2010 / 1:55 pm

    You capture why I refuse to go to some markets perfectly…brilliant metaphors.

    Like

  2. Ron August 8, 2010 / 10:19 pm

    I agree! And a good read too!

    Like

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