Page 1

Tete-a-Tete Once upon A simpler time There was An outside Extension Of one's abode Not part of The home proper Rather an add-on You had to Pass through To gain your home proper It outreached To interact With a nearby Like add-on It varied In seasonal use Moreoften ignored In the cold And then Re-embraced As the world

Turned warm It hosted Many many Chatterings Trivia Gladdings And sometimes Saddings It made for Far better Dialogues Than telephones Direct and personal Face-to face Engagement Was the Order of the day Alas, that era Has slipped away Now we Are rarely Proximal to others We have become Isolates?

With virtual bonding Cell phones Computers Face books And suffer New maladies Like Thumbelina From too much Texting So what caused This estrangement? We became So 'Cool' In the Spring All summer Early Fall By air-conditioing Keeping us So cool inside Thereby we forgot And lost Our communing Front Porch!

Essay-Tete-a-Tete  

Tete-a-Tete With virtual bonding Cell phones Computers Face books And suffer New maladies Like Thumbelina From too much Texting So what caus...

Read more
Read more
Similar to
Popular now
Just for you