was I,
perpetual Double Dutch rope-turner.

Lovely Louise said
because I knew the rhymes so well.

Kind Katy said
because I turned the rope so well.

Truthful Trudy said
because I couldn’t skip rope to save my life.

Trudy was right.




It’s Quadrille Monday at dVerse.  
Toni’s invited us to write a 44-word poem and use the word “skip.”
You’re invited to play along!