Plinky Prompt: Do You Eavesdrop On People In Public Places?

  • Do you eavesdrop on people in public places?
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  • October 20, 2012 by hibernationnow
  • Shh, I’m trying to hear!
  • Eavesdropping ABSOLUTELY.It’s one of my favorite habits. I don’t listen to cell-phone conversations, in fact I glare at those rude enough to be talking so loudly inside a store or a restaurant. However, if I am seated next to a couple, my husband and I will naturally cock our ears it we pick up an interesting word or two, then we discuss it afterwards. My point: if you are talking so loudly that everyone around you can easily HEAR YOU, you shouldn’t really consider it private. You want privacy? Talk about it at home or whisper….
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Haiku Heights – Whisper

Red and Blue Flowers

Image by f towery via Flickr

Mouth close to my ear

Seduction of a secret

It starts with a spark

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Under the blankets

The children giggle and hush

Talking in the night

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I cradle my dog

She is my secret keeper

Arms blend with soft fur

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Red and blue flowers

Barely move with the soft wind

A whisper, a touch

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