Jamaican princesses 👸 – TB

6 Apr

Come on all you princesses

In your wonderful frocks and headdresses. 

It’s Thursday, you’re thirsty

To speak your mother tongue. 

Fine and dine in Wetherspoons,

We may sing a tune or two. 

They may not have our callaloo fritters. 

They may not have our ackee salt fish. 

But company from back home is what’s in order, 

And that is what we’ll have


7 Responses to “Jamaican princesses 👸 – TB”

  1. Rosemary Nissen-Wade April 11, 2017 at 1:37 pm #

    Oh, those dishes sound wonderful! I like the way you combine a touch of homesickness with a feeling of joyful celebration.

  2. Kerry April 11, 2017 at 5:30 pm #

    Good company is never amiss.

  3. sanaarizvi April 11, 2017 at 6:54 pm #

    Ooooh this is delightful! 😀

  4. Helen L Dehner April 11, 2017 at 10:19 pm #

    Knock, knock, knocking at your door !!!

  5. paul scribbles April 11, 2017 at 10:50 pm #

    Sounds like a good night out…shame about the ackee salt fish missing.

  6. sreeja Harikrishnan April 12, 2017 at 7:46 am #

    Delightful. …loved the feeling in the last two lines!

  7. Susie Clevenger (@wingsobutterfly) April 12, 2017 at 6:47 pm #

    The food sounds amazing, and I am certain the companionship is just as wonderful.

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