Melanie Fairhurst

Rookie (4 May 1988 / Cape Town, South Africa)

A Twist Of The Knife - Poem by Melanie Fairhurst

a friendly gesture
turns to a lovers touch

a lovers touch
turns to an enemy's thrust

an enemy's thrust
turns to Death's welcoming smile

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Comments about A Twist Of The Knife by Melanie Fairhurst

  • Rookie Francesca Johnson (4/5/2007 8:33:00 AM)

    From love to hate in a few, well-chosen words. It does happen! Great write, Melanie.

    Love, Fran xx (Report) Reply

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Poem Submitted: Thursday, April 5, 2007

Poem Edited: Thursday, February 10, 2011


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