Treasure Island

Carsten Thomsen


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Wallet is there,
phone
keys
pulse too

Heart, head and liver
there
and only suffered minor
damages
I wouldn’t be without
anyway

I wake up in my own bed
and not in the hospital
or dead
The woman next to me
IS a woman
though I will check
again and do her
a second time

Just to make sure

Submitted: Wednesday, April 10, 2013
Edited: Tuesday, October 08, 2013

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waking up after yet another kill all night, Im somewhat still alive and all is as close to perfect as it will ever get...

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