Dark chocolate

Dark Chocolate

The internet said something that sounded insane;

that dark chocolate was good for the brain.

On Saturday, while I was riding on the train,

passengers next to me ate chocolate in vain.

 

I am diabetic, so I should not eat

dark chocolate, or anything sweet.

The people ate it right in my face,

I couldn’t help but covet a taste.

 

Dark chocolate is good for the heart.

But in my case, I cannot use dark.

I wish that sugar is a thing I could use;

but it just might be a limb that I lose!

 

By Mark Hudson

 

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