Cream softens up bitter coffee
while bacon sizzles with eggs over easy.
Beer battered fish cosies up to chunky chips,
reading the latest news, undercover, waiting
for salt and vinegar to cut in, with their usual
acerbic wit and biting analysis of current affairs.
Cream takes the edge off the tart
strawberries, creating quite a stir.
Will you be a lamb and pass me
the salt and pepper, said Rosemary,
my spaghetti and meatballs
are in need of a little seasoning.
Tomato and basil were side dished,
despite their fresh faced exuberance,
but made a colourful display.
Red wine with cheese platter,
having a natter.