Stanley Cooper

Rookie - 20 Points (August 4th,1926 / New York City)

Bullfighting Poem by Stanley Cooper


A Toreador’s career is not for me
Killing a bull for money and fame
Or the fans who with sadistic glee
Believe killing a bull is just a game

Which one’s the beast is plain to see
The bull’s just a victim in this matter
The bull or the man? It’s obvious to me
It not the bull, it’s the latter

Submitted: Wednesday, March 31, 2010

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