Little Waitress



She was just a little waitress
whom my eye was trained to see
When she walk around the restaurant
for her love to claim to me

That she said she only loved me
when our love was there to be
As I walked out through the doorway
for her love to pay to me
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Submitted by Poetbird on May 21, 2021

Modified on March 05, 2023

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Quick analysis:

Scheme XAXA AAXA
Closest metre Iambic tetrameter
Characters 242
Words 54
Stanzas 2
Stanza Lengths 4, 4

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