Saiom Shriver

Veteran Poet - 3,658 Points (Ohio)

Tuscany and Muscovy


There are fewer
musk oxen
killed for their musk
in Canada and Muscovy...
fewer boars murdered
for their tusks
in Poland and Tuscany.

Submitted: Monday, November 18, 2013
Edited: Tuesday, November 19, 2013

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footnote: 36 musk oxen
are slaughtered for one ounce
of musk, a perfume fixative.. Argentina is another boar hunting country

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