The below poem was inspired by a comment overheard by me while enjoying a drink in a pub last weekend (Saturday 29 October).
“This beer tastes like lady’s knickers”, says an elderly man at a table.
Standing at the bar, I am scarcely able
To contain my laughter, and idly think
As I enjoy my drink
“what about a bra
There knickers for the male kind?”
In pubs much amusement
“How would he know?”
Better not to go
There I think
As I sink
“Lady’s Knickers” beer
Would taste most queer.
I shall be boring and stick to a well known brew
Although ‘tis true
I am curious to know.
But better not to go …
Finishing my second pint, I leave.
This incident will stay with me.
I shall with glee
Write it down
Though it be