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Looking For Love in the Home Depot

Looking For Love in the Home Depot

 

You tear things down
Remove the historical details
In favor of the smooth

The modern –
Roaming the aisles of
2x4s and plasterboard

And I, I long for color
And pattern and antiques-
Roaming the aisles of

Paint and knobs and
Curtains
Together we build a life

Composed of our differences
A home, a depot
Of collected memories

——

My cousin challenged me to write a love poem about Home Depot

also posting on d’Verse Poets Pub – OLN

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I am a reader, a writer, and a snapper of photos

15 thoughts on “Looking For Love in the Home Depot

  1. Well played. I would actually find this challenge easy… I friggin​’ love everything about home depot haha Actually I would probably find it difficult.. I can’t step foot in a home depot without spending $100 at a minimum.

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