Written for dVerse Poets: Quadrille #24
De Jackson (WhimsyGizmo) here, and today, for our beloved Quadrille, let’s softly sneak in the word whisper. Or shout it. Noun it. Verb it. Slip it an extra letter or two to make it an adjective or adverb: whispered, whispery, whispering, whisperingly (bonus points if you can make that last one sound good, ever.) And you know I always love a well-placed hyphen, should you want to play around with it a little.
Cabinet positions are filling
up. A spot is open
for the right (left) person. Be
our first President Whisperer.
You must have patience,
sense of humor,
and a thick skin. Interpretation
skills required. If you qualify,
we’d love to hear (not hear)