Treasure Island

Carsten Thomsen


Vultures


As the
vultures
descended
As the wolves
drew
nearer
And the sharks
, tasting blood,
circled ever
closer
I feared nothing
but myself
and my memory
of you.

The hand holding
gun is
mine
but you
cast the bullets.

Submitted: Monday, October 09, 2006
Edited: Thursday, October 14, 2010

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