An imitation home


You can buy a yellow jumper in Marks and Sparks
A padded jacket but no cover for a heart
You get imitation leather,you get imitation wool
You can go out shopping till your head is full
.

There’s a polyester nightdress,there ‘re plastic boots
Don’t wear a holster , the police might shoot
Getting into bed with your cute nylon sheets
Your lover is electric but very discreet


Imitation cashmere, imitation food
A roast beef dinner for one sounds lewd
Imitation chocolate,imitation fur
Imitation politics and uncombed hair


An imitation Royal,a funeral to share
Imitation music,imitation care
Don’t fall down if you’re out alone
An imitation human rings an imitation home

2 thoughts on “An imitation home

  1. as your thoughts flowed into words, and they did flow beautifully , I had to smile, you captured todays world perfectly,
    so much chaos, anger and even that seems to be an imitation sometimes, crowds seem to just mimic the person closes to them. no originality anymore, well for the most part.

    anyway, i will start to ramble if not careful, so Thank You for a look and feel of today’s reality, it’s a nice change from the imitation worlds we surround ourselves with.
    Hope all is well in your neck of the woods
    Take Care…You Matter, Be Well, Be Safe

    Blessings
    mary

    Liked by 1 person

I welcome comments and criticism

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in:

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out /  Change )

Google photo

You are commenting using your Google account. Log Out /  Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out /  Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out /  Change )

Connecting to %s

This site uses Akismet to reduce spam. Learn how your comment data is processed.