a teasing rain

corn-1408154_960_720a teasing rain is looming
a lingering loitering drop
dangles dramatically
in mid-air
then ever-so slowly
it lands on
jimmy’s baldness
it ricochets
in pieces
but hours will pass
before at last
the storm cloud
team releases
all the other raindrops
all the other plops
jimmy needs a deluge
to quench his thirsty crops

© 2016 kStan(ly) Lanning
picture by marcus spiske, courtesy bing.com/images
created for the Daily prompt – plop


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