“Did you pour water?”
As gasping sounds emerge from the coffee maker…
“Why wouldn’t I?”
a quick check of the machine anyway…
Reveals a coffee-maker filled with coffee.
But not water.
“Fool of a man! Less poetry, more coffee-making!”
As a hastily-added caraf of water pours into a thirsty machine!
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first published in Failed Haiku 28, April 2018
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