Late Night Tanka

I know we need sleep
“But it’s the weekend!” I whine
You pour us a drink
“Play another episode”
Binge watching Netflix ’til two
By Monday, we’re exhausted

Weekly Challenge: This week, explore haiku’s meatier relative, the tanka.


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