Sitting On Chris Coy's Lap

By Rebs

I am soaring like amazing grace
Earned that right a long time ago
Inked it into my neck
Surveying all of them beneath me
Choking on their wishes like cheap wine
The universe stopped caring
No charity is given to the able bodied
Breathing in the free world abundantly
Air bows down to my jeweled shoes
I am elegance inherited



I am beautiful like a silken glove
Taking care and taking heed at a glance
Sea salt reveals my glow
Eyeing the ones reading beauty magazines
Make up can't conceal the envious mouths
Just best to stop while ahead
Know that it's there or that it's not there
Basking in the appreciation by rights
Reflections aspire to my painted nails
I am genius studied



I am smart like Nicolo Machiavelli
Learned it at my father's table
Read The Prince like a comfort novel
Passing those simpletons on my way up
Taking the test doesn't always work out
No surprise on that one unfortunately
Fools run every street in every city
Glowing at the tokens of hard achievement
Studious ones remember my words
I am love incarnate



I am loving like a blushing bride
Enjoying it as well I should
By my Will I am resplendently taken
Shedding no tears for those without
Am I supposed to be apologetic
Let them wail in their self inflicted misery
Unlucky suffers rightly so
Kissing unashamedly because why not
Wanted it all and took it all and then some
I am very happy.....

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Copyright 2017 J. Irene
Published on Monday, November 13, 2017.     Filed under: "Personal" and "Poetry"

Author's Note:

I really needed to remind myself of how far I've come, since the last few days haven't been so good for me. Enjoy, my lovely friends :).
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  • HighlandHillbilly On Thursday, November 16, 2017, HighlandHillbilly (115)By person wrote:

    time passes...joy remains...carry on loving living

  • worm On Thursday, November 16, 2017, worm (1586)By person wrote:

    Rebs... you know how I feel about your writing... and this just adds to the reasons why you are truly one of my favorites! if growth were raindrops... you'd need scuba gear! Be Well, lovely girl! ~worm~

  • Kaiser Black On Wednesday, November 15, 2017, Kaiser Black (1331)By person wrote:

    Love the Machiavelli reference. Beautiful write as always and I hope all is well rebs.

  • Allen On Tuesday, November 14, 2017, Allen (272)By person wrote:

    Never gonna lose that charm. Thats you

  • Jerry stiles On Tuesday, November 14, 2017, Jerry stiles (325)By person wrote:

    Great write rebs,,ur words are whimsical,,

  • Cassette On Tuesday, November 14, 2017, Cassette (286)By person wrote:

    a wonderful reminder of how far you've come.. .thank you for sharing it with us.

  • Rebs On Tuesday, November 14, 2017, Rebs (839)By person wrote:

    Thank you for your beautiful comment, darlin' :).

  • Cassette On Tuesday, November 14, 2017, Cassette (286)By person wrote:

    you are so welcome.

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