Dilantha Gunawardana


Misogynist


A light, behemoth, relentless
Flashing on her semi-dazed visage
As she slowly opens her eyes
With a tingling feeling brewing in her temple
She caresses the terrestrial scope
Of where her bosoms used to stand
The perfection of her smooth milky skin
A misogynist molting her succulence of flesh
As she parts with a serene smile
A visionary in prophylactic deed
Paving her own crossroad to a geriatric oasis
Amidst murky fogs of mutated genes

Submitted: Tuesday, March 12, 2013
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A woman who surgically removes her breasts to escape a future with breast cancer

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