The Goldfish is Dead (Or Loving Lies)

The goldfish is dead,
I heard the funeral in the flush,
I can’t bear to tell the children,
I know that they’ll be crushed,
How can I circumvent their sorrow?
Prevent their heartbroken cries?
Perhaps the tooth faerie can help,
Oh! A parent’s loving lies!

©KieranDavis2013
©Baldypoems2013

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2 thoughts on “The Goldfish is Dead (Or Loving Lies)

  1. I’m sorry, but it made me giggle with the cuteness 😀

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