Treasure Island

Maddy Jones

(March 2nd,1988 / Kennewick, Wa)

The Rat


The rat is nimble,
The rat is quick,
A snitch's symbol,
The rat sure is,

Evil doings,
The rat's plans,
Wicked grinning,
Rubbing hands,

Drooling tongue,
Desiring taste,
Motivation smug,
Making haste,

Grabbing a toe,
The man asleep,
Insatiable hunger,
The rat will reap,

Beware at night,
The rat will come,
Out of sight,
Preferring a thumb.

Submitted: Thursday, January 26, 2006
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