Posts tagged ‘gondola’

September 11, 2018

Gondolier

by Jem Croucher

10 of 16 in the Jemverse ‘Venetian Vistas’ series

Our gondolier sang songs
as he took us into shade
Cool waters in our gondola
combined with serenade

The ancient walls around us
and narrow waterways
Venetian history spoke to us
on this happiest of days

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September 13, 2016

Gondola’s Leaking (Rispetto challenge)

by Rhyme In Time

Gondola has a leak;
I hope it won’t get worse.
This grand canal antique
Will echo with my curse!

Romantic getaway?
We wasted two month’s pay.
Now both of us are broke,
And all we got was soaked.