Treasure Island

Leon Agnew


Chairman of the Forced Suicide Committee


Standing tall
Looking blank
You know she's another
Skank

Looking down
Standing up
They hand her another
Cup

Disbelief
Understand
You will not escape this
Land

Nods her head
Shakes her face
Now you'll put her in her
Place

Now she checks
'Suicide'
Now from death she cannot
Hide

Drinks the fruit
Feels the pain
There's only loss there's never
Gain.

Submitted: Monday, May 10, 2010
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