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Majid Naficy: Morning Blend

Every morning my love
Brings me a cup of coffee
With a piece of dark chocolate.

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I sit up in bed,
Put her pillow behind me,
Give her a kiss
And blend with the aroma of the coffee.

.

One hour later
It’s my turn.
She puts her towel
In the dryer
And asks Alexa to set the alarm.

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After ten minutes
I get the warm towel
And appear behind the shower door.
She dries off the water
From her eyelashes,
Gives me a kiss
And blends with the heat of the towel.


Majid Naficy’s many books in Persian and in English include Father & Son, published by Red Hen.

Copyright 2020 Majid Naficy

Cappuccino with chocolate (Wikipedia Commons)

One comment on “Majid Naficy: Morning Blend

  1. Nasser Mohajer
    April 7, 2020

    Nice. Romantic. picturesque.

    Liked by 1 person

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