Wednesday, October 31, 2012

Trick or treat

The eyes were wide
with child delight,
expecting that the treat,
would offer something pleasant,
and not the trick revealed.

N.B. Halloween has not been an Australian celebration so this is a different take on treats and tricks.

1 comment:

  1. It is become more common in Oz. We had a constant stream of quite elaborately decorated kids stream past this year. Perhaps 15 groups ranging from 1 to 8 kids. My wife is Scottish and she celebrates it as the original Scottish festival that it was before the Americans pumkinified it.