All’s Fair In Love And War – A Quadrille

All’s Fair In Love And War

It is fair to say
that you
have let me down

In all fairness 
I ask you honestly
through a frown

I’m not your
fair weather friend
Easy come, easy go

I deserve better
Fair’s fair I think
So away from you I grow


Copyright © 2021 Christine Bolton - Poetry for Healing
All Rights Reserved

Linda Lee Lyberg is hosting Monday Quadrille at D'Verse Poets.
Her prompt tonight is the word 'Fair'

A Quadrille is a poem of 44 words excluding the title

Photo - Pixabay

  28 comments for “All’s Fair In Love And War – A Quadrille

  1. November 19, 2021 at 6:10 pm

    I say you made the right decision. Nicely done.

    • Christine Bolton
      November 19, 2021 at 7:51 pm

      Thanks so much Maria. I think I did! ☺️💕

  2. sanaarizvi
    November 17, 2021 at 9:20 am

    I absolutely agree! We are better off without them 💝💝

    • Christine Bolton
      November 18, 2021 at 8:38 am

      Thanks Sanaa ☺️💕

  3. November 17, 2021 at 8:24 am

    Lovely and heartfelt!

    • Christine Bolton
      November 17, 2021 at 9:17 am

      Thank you so much ☺️💕

  4. November 16, 2021 at 7:24 pm

    I LOVE the way this ended! Fabulous use of the word.

    • Christine Bolton
      November 17, 2021 at 8:57 am

      Thanks Linda 🙂

  5. Beverly Crawford
    November 16, 2021 at 11:56 am

    A fair collection of fairs! Well done.

    • Christine Bolton
      November 17, 2021 at 8:58 am

      Thanks Bev! 🙂

  6. November 16, 2021 at 10:00 am

    Love the ” away from you I grow” ending.

    • Christine Bolton
      November 17, 2021 at 9:15 am

      Thanks Ron ☺️

  7. November 16, 2021 at 9:50 am

    Seems sage wisdom Christine.

    • Christine Bolton
      November 17, 2021 at 9:15 am

      ☺️ Thanks Rob!

  8. November 16, 2021 at 8:35 am

    seems very fair to me!

    <3
    David

    • Christine Bolton
      November 17, 2021 at 9:14 am

      ☺️Thanks David

  9. November 16, 2021 at 8:08 am

    Sail on, Sister.

    • Christine Bolton
      November 17, 2021 at 9:13 am

      Thanks Ron ☺️💕

  10. November 16, 2021 at 7:41 am

    I agree! <3

    • Christine Bolton
      November 17, 2021 at 9:13 am

      Thank you! ☺️💕

  11. November 16, 2021 at 3:25 am

    Absolutely! ❤️

    • Christine Bolton
      November 17, 2021 at 9:12 am

      Thank you Punam ☺️💕

      • November 17, 2021 at 2:18 pm

        My pleasure, dear. 😊

  12. November 15, 2021 at 10:36 pm

    Fair indeed.

    • Christine Bolton
      November 19, 2021 at 8:19 am

      I believe so! ☺️💕

      • November 19, 2021 at 9:12 am

        👍🏼👍🏼👍🏼

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