Toxic fumes released Black smoke filled the kitchen Alarmed by the smell, i noticed ; My plastic spatula
Accidentally misplaced Over the burning stove My black cooking spatula Dishwasher-safe
A plastic imitation Cheap and expendable Characterless and unexceptional My landlord's acquisition
A cookware essential Not quite like the silver cutlery My mother used to accumulate As a dowry for her daughters .
In the velvet purple case For years now remain In the family's home Airless storage.