Stealing for May Challenge

I took a smile from your lips
Not the whole, only reflection,
Now they adorn both the lips,
Full of beauty, affection.

Is it stealing or mirroring?
Is it theft or just sharing?
Or may be its nothing at all,
A smile shared- that is all!

Sharmishtha basu
3.5.11

Form Rispetto ~ A Rispetto an Italian form which is a complete poem of two rhyming quatrains abab ccdd. Syllable count is 8 per line

May Challenge by Golden Hair Bear:
May 5th: North Bend, Ohio gets on the map. It’s the site of the fist US train robbery.Write a poem about stealing. (1865)

15 thoughts on “Stealing for May Challenge

  1. Pingback: Responses to May 5th: Stealing « Verse in a Nutshell

    • they all will be rispettos. i am dedicating one month to one form in this blog, so that i can practice the forms a little seriously.

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