High Tea

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Status: Finished  |  Genre: Poetry  |  House: Booksie Classic
I wrote this poem while I was enjoying high tea in July at the Empress hotel in Victoria BC.

Submitted: August 01, 2013

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Clatter of cutlery.
Decadent decor.
Damsels wearing fancy hats.
Scones, Sandwiches and petite pastries.
The labor of 4 countries intertwined in tea.
Savour the fruits of British colonialism.


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