splashing around

Let’s be concise:

in hospitals
is like
in swimming pools—
the exit can be

Sign above urinal:
“Please do not throw
things in urinal.”

I did not see
things in urinal
worth throwing.
Nor would I climb
into the urinal
to throw things.

So why that sign?
“If yous throw stuff
into this here urinal
yous gots to lick it out.”
—even I understand that one.

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Poet, playwright, duplicate bridge player, website designer, cottager, husband, father, grandfather, former athlete, carpenter, computer helper for my friends, theatre designer, backstage polymath, retired teacher of highschool English, drama, art, a baritone singer in a barbershop quartet, who knows what else? wordcurrents is on Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/wordcurrents/ Doug also has a Facebook page, "Incognitio", related to his novels.
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