Garlic Bread

February 16, 2018
By Anonymous

Anticipation,
As I await the chime of the oven,
to tell me your done.
Your perfect scent wafts through the room.
It’s like heaven.
Beep!
Finally with eager eyes and hurried hands
I pull the tray from the blazing oven.
Noisily dropping it on the counter.
Crunching through the bread, crumbs left in the wake,
my knife slices through.
At long last it is accomplished.
Now sitting at the table a piled plate in front of me.
I pick a piece off the platter,
Biting down the soft crunch fills my ears.
The flavor bursts in my mouth.
A beautiful taste sweeping over my tongue.
A joyous song fills my heart and I am content.
The extras boxed up, saved for later.
Until then I’ll savor this beautiful flavor.
This wonderful flavor left by only one thing,
a joyous creation that makes angels sing,
Garlic Bread.


The author's comments:

This piece is about one of my favorite foods Garlic Bread. Its my favorite kind of bread and always brings a smile to my face. I wanted to share this with you as an ode, and to show just how much Garlic Bread means to me. I hope you enjoyed!


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on Feb. 21 at 12:47 pm
nebinder BRONZE, Apex, North Carolina
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This is so beautiful! Keep writing!


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