Treasure Island

RIC S. BASTASA


watch that which you do too


watch what you say
the spirits of the trees may be hurt
and soon
you shall suffer the consequences

of a bloated stomach
and chilling and vomiting

but watch more
that which you do
the people around you
are noting

and they may not believe you
soon
when what you do does not jibe
with what you say

Submitted: Thursday, April 30, 2009

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