Red Chagall Baby

you’ve
been in uniform too long
and i know you need to feel like a woman
have me treat you like your man

)and there we go with that word – like – again(

i’ll
buy you a red Marc Chagall dress
same one worn in ‘equestrian’

-and he could paint love on the big screen-

but
i’m from the small screen
small towns and big country lifestyle
where country dresses are white
and see thru when wet….

-and this isn’t objectifying you(

it’s
thinking deeply about my woman
whose been in uniform far too
long

)Red Chagall Baby-

and i’ll get the steed from
the back field

we’ll
ride side saddle…..

*Marc Chagall was a Russian-French artist. His painting Equestrienne was completed in 1931 in Paris France.

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About Crazy Irishman

Touted as a working man's poet, Martin Durkin has been writing professionally for the last 12 years. He has appeared in over twenty anthologies across North America, including, "And left a place to stand on", a collection of poems and essays about the late great Al Purdy. Durkin has also published two collections of poetry, "Hypnotic Childhood", and "The Sound of Quish". Over the past 4 years, Durkin has been on hiatus for the most part but has recently come back to the poetry scene creating a poetry site called crazyirishman.wordpress.com, where in the past year he has written over 100 poems and created a cross over page on https://www.facebook.com/crazyirishmanpoetry where he gives a story behind each of the pieces written. View all posts by Crazy Irishman

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