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Author Name: FreeTomahawk 5 Comments
Date Added: December 21, 2013 11:12:07 Average Score: (Needs 2)
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Type: Free Verse
Category: Mystery/Suspense Add To Favorites | Text Only
 
The Way A Cobra Smiles
His way is that of the Sphinx
silent, but ever watching
little or nothing to faze him
as he studies your bent
and gets to know you
 
He speaks of things eclectic
in a very sartorial way
never however, misread his wont
for nefarious intent 
taxes moral terpitude
 
He'll make you feel at ease
though sly be his motive
foe he examines your persona
likes, dislikes, beliefs, convictions
he gets to know your habits
your ways
 
And when he gets your attention
and your trust
that is when he truly arrives
and by that juncture, he's got you
and he smiles
 
The way a cobra smiles....
 

Author's Notes:
He's pleased to meet you....won't you guess his name??
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Comments:
Comment By: PremiumMary Lou Allen on December 27, 2013 07:27:41 AM Report
I know this person too well and obviously you do too. Your description is so perfect it's scary. Well done. ML
Comment By: FreeFirestone Feinberg on December 24, 2013 08:48:02 AM Report
I couldn't guess -- but I read all the reviews and now I know!  Is that cheating?  I think the comparison to a smiling cobra is amazing.  --Pyro
Comment By: FreeShe Whispers on December 22, 2013 12:11:34 PM Report
Oh yes its that smiling Devil thats for sure always whispering .... and always on your shoulder....

Great poem I have missed your thinking mind....your so creative ... Love ya! ~ India 
Comment By: PremiumLindaM on December 22, 2013 02:20:16 AM Report

Lady D is right, it sounds like the Devil but I have seen that same cobra like smile on a few humans in my time.


Loved the poem.


Linda


Comment By: FreeLady Dragonwyck on December 21, 2013 12:29:17 PM Report

Hmmm....sounds like the Devil to me. 


Lady D






 


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