Treasure Island

Alexa Greenwood


Surgeons at 11am


Here come the butchers,
Doing their rounds,
Checking this and that.
Is there enough skin in the freezer?

I don't know how they do it?
Their minds must have been raped at an early age.
Have they no imagination,
These carvers of flesh.

Submitted: Wednesday, March 30, 2005
Edited: Sunday, September 23, 2007

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  • Amberlee Carter (3/30/2005 11:32:00 AM)

    yeah, they sort of walk around like robots trying to perfect the human condition..
    interesting subject for a poem..well done (Report) Reply

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