He asked me who was the new flavor of the month?
I admonished him, don’t let her hear you say that!
She ‘ll never bring them round for inspection.
We had to be coy to the decoy, if we gushed
or liked the boy, he was gone in a flash.
We learned the rules of this game early on.
For the last flavor, when asked what I thought
I answered, What do you think?
We treaded lightly so this one stayed
not melting like an ice cream
cone on the sidewalk.