I have a short illustrated poem for today. The full title of the original illustration is "Coffee and Repartee." I thought it looked to be a friendly place, although none appear to be smiling! I imagine the woman server to be the one with the quick wit--and I'm sure many of her retorts are said under her breath!
I've added a poem of a present day coffee establishment experience:
Click on the image to enlarge for easier reading. © Diane Mayr, all rights reserved.
Now stop by Elizabeth Steinglass where there is sure to be poetry and repartee!