He is not imperious, as she was, but he may be learning.
31 Poems in 31 Days (from Poewar /Writer's Resource Center). Prompt: A poem of three or more verses, the first two metered, the rest unmetered. My first two verses are in hendecasyllabic metre, because I wanted something which wouldn't make too great a demarcation from the rest. (There are various explanations of hendecasyllabic; Ive linked you to the variant I used.)