Back to Melvin Sandberg's Artist PageTo the Artist's Page                    Back to the Unlikely Stories home pageTo our home page
The Orphan FoalTo Melvin Sandberg's previous piece     FateTo Melvin Sandberg's next piece

The Masquerade

He had a commanding appearance,
The kind men and women admire;
His bearing and carriage were perfect,
Igniting the flames of desire.

The ladies all gathered around him,
And dreamed of a lightning romance,
Not knowing that he was the butler,
Dressed up for the masquerade dance.