Treasure Island

Sophia White

('90 / America)

Cheese


My words are cheese.
So meaningless.
God!
Take them from me please!
Make them bigger, better.
Make them roadsigns, Father.
Make them lampposts in snowy woods.

My words are cheese.
Full of holes.
Sour.
Take them from me please!
Make them wiser, purer.
Make them holy, Father.
Make them candles in darkling nests.

Submitted: Wednesday, August 23, 2006
Edited: Friday, August 27, 2010
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