AprPAD Day 18: I am Gagging

I Am Gagging

I am gagging
for a cup of tea,
my feet are lagging
behind my knees,
my eyes are nagging
for a kip o’sleep,
my tongue is wagging
like a wilted leek,
my lips would beg
if they could speak,
please, I’m gagging
for a cup of tea!

Written for Writers’ Digest, Poetic Asides, Day 18: “I am (blank)”