Today I was surprised by the service I received
(for the early 1970’s). It is a long poem so I have
You always read about it
who wins the Irish sweepstakes.
the white truck like an ambulance
From homogenized to martinis at lunch.
Cinderella and the Prince
lived, they say, happily ever after,
like two dolls in a museum case
never bothered by diapers or dust ,
never arguing about the timing of an egg,
never telling the same story twice
never getting a middle aged spread,
their darling smiles pasted on for eternity.
Regular Bobbsey Twins.
(Click for the complete Cinderella poem)
Two years later. We had moved out of the city to buy our first house
-in Stouffville. With a new baby and busy career I wasn’t thinking
much about poetry, until I got a call. It was John Lord books. They had found Anne Sexton: The Complete Poems and wondered if I was still interested in it. I couldn’t believe it. Two years later and they were still looking for my book. That’s what I call customer service.
stores. Yesterday afternoon I checked online at Amazon and they had a copy. I picked the free shipping option for 2-3 days
delivery. It was delivered early this morning. Ordered in 5 minutes and delivered in less than 24 hours, for free. This is great service.
We added it to yhoti last month.