Pat had a penchant for jewellery
She loved gold and silver and bling
So we weren’t too surprised when her nipple she pierced
In the bog on a plane to Beijing
She’d had more than a few in the bar at Heathrow
Gin and it was her favourite tipple
So the tattoo she had of a bull on her breast
Has a ring through its nose on her nipple
At a meeting of the Subtle Flame poetry group, participants were challenged to write a flash poem - in 10 minutes - using the following criteria:
The poem must be 8 lines long.
Line 1 must mention a metal.
Line 2 must mention a colour.
Line 3 must mention a body part.
Lines 4 & 5 must mention a journey from one place to another.
Line 6 is a “free line”.
Line 7 must mention an animal.
Line 8 must refer back to lines 1 or 2
… which gave rise to …