Modern Romance

Snapchat: how it works

She knew he didn’t love her
’cause his top three Snapchat rates
were all of other girls
and that web cam whore Kate.

And she wanted to hang out
but he said it was too late
then he posted on his Facebook page
all about his evening date

And after all the sexting and innumerable deletes
after all the texting and after all the tweets
after she had lain with him
their Facebook pic together
that evening she unfriended him
murmuring to herself






About toritto

I was born during year four of the reign of Emperor Tiberius Claudius on the outskirts of the empire in Brooklyn. I married my high school sweetheart, the girl I took to the prom and we were together for forty years until her passing in 2004. We had four kids together and buried two together. I had a successful career in Corporate America (never got rich but made a living) and traveled the world. I am currently retired in the Tampa Bay metro area and live alone. One of my daughters is close by and one within a morning’s drive. They call their pops everyday. I try to write poetry (not very well), and about family. Occasionally I will try a historical piece relating to politics. :-)
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8 Responses to Modern Romance

  1. beetleypete says:

    Brilliant, Frank. Romeo and Juliet for the Social Media generation.
    I am going to re-blog this soon, if that’s OK
    Best wishes, Pete.


  2. I loved this one! ‘Modern day’ romance, what can ya say? LOL!

    Liked by 1 person

  3. greenpete58 says:

    Dude… like, awesome rap… literally!

    Liked by 1 person

  4. toritto says:

    Heehee. Never thought of it quite that way! Best from Florida.


  5. beetleypete says:

    Reblogged this on beetleypete and commented:
    I rarely re-blog posts, but I could not resist this absolute gem.

    Liked by 1 person

  6. Yeah, like it . .

    Liked by 2 people

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