Ode to the WIFI Connection


oh while you are sleeping
or dreaming or driving
i’m out there, somewhere
looking … for WIFI

you might waste a whole hour
i’ll waste a whole day
updating apps
it’s the philippine way

and so now i’m just sharing
my moment of praise
the WIFI, it’s coming
in less than 10 days!

oh in less than 10 days
you’ll be at my place
bring your overnight case

oh in less than 10 days
i’ll no longer be stressed
no longer frustrated,
intense or depressed.

i’ll be madly uploading
i’ll be tweeting and tweeting
i’ll no longer be fat
there’ll be no time for eating

and then when i walk
through to streets for a chat
they’ll say “mel, what’s your diet?”
i’ll smile as i say, “ah, the WIFI did that!”

so now hand me a biscuit
and a bottle of wine
for in less than one month
i’ll be looking sublime

© 2016 Melinda Irvine

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It’s astonishing where you find WIFI here.

4 responses to “Ode to the WIFI Connection”

  1. Kay Peterkin Avatar
    Kay Peterkin

    Thank you so much Mel for sharing these things with us. it feels such a privilege. Jerry seems such a little character, you have been very blessed. May the blessing keep flowing.
    John & Kay

    1. Melinda J. Irvine Avatar
      Melinda J. Irvine

      Kay, we appreciate all your love and support. That is a privilege for us too.

      All our love.

      Mel and Jerry xx

  2. Sudhir Chauhan Avatar

    wow….. lovely…..

    1. mel irvine Avatar

      haha sadly true 🙂