Treasure Island

David Whalen

(5/18/38 / Covington Kentucky)

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Oil on troubled water
Grease on squeaky wheel

Quiet as a mouse am I
Not saying what I feel

To sit not…
Across a table

To tell you not…
What I’m able

Best to keep
It to myself

Store truth away
Upon the shelf

Oil on troubled water
Quiet as a mouse am I

Keepin’ me thoughts to meself
With a knowin’ wink o’ me eye

Submitted: Thursday, December 09, 2010
Edited: Friday, December 10, 2010

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