Haiku For Carpe Diem #239, Curiosity

Curiosity is our Carpe Diem Haiku prompt for today.

My parents called it fiddling, but I prefer to call it curiosity. If there it was there, then it had to be pushed, pulled, turned, tweaked, smelt and even tasted. I recall my Mum telling friends of the family that she was relieved I hadn’t been born american. She was concerned about what my ‘fiddling’ could do if I ever became President…

a button
shiny bright and red
just one push

Smiles, love and laughter

© John Belchamber 2013

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About jrbsays

Just a regular married father of three type of guy. Writer of Haiku, founder of www.DementiaJourneys.com and other bits and other bobs.
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9 Responses to Haiku For Carpe Diem #239, Curiosity

  1. howanxious says:

    Ha! That is nostalgic and lovely. 🙂

  2. yerpirate says:

    Yes..think you should keep well away from all that!

  3. magicalmysticalteacher says:

    Bet you can’t push just once!

    Curiosity

  4. Maggie Grace says:

    Oops. haha I think boys are more likely to push and turn and take things apart. Why we need a woman in the White House. Your haiku made me smile 🙂

  5. WabiSabi says:

    Boys will be boys! This made me laugh out loud! Fun post as always JRB!Curious

  6. 4joy says:

    mom said all men are little boys inside – my dad was around 8, and I loved that about him!

  7. – oh those red buttons… 🙂 great take

  8. Cathy Tenzo says:

    I have the same impulse. Gets me in trouble sometimes!

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