Treasure Island

South Westerner


Poems of South Westerner

1. The Adder 3/20/2008
2. The Mermaid 3/20/2008
3. The Porcupine 3/20/2008
4. The Seahorse 3/20/2008
5. The Viper 3/20/2008
6. The Yak 3/20/2008

The Porcupine

The porcupine’s
Advanced decline’s
A plight that must appal.
With quills so fat,
The wonder’s that
It procreates at all.

The great debate
Is how males mate
With all their self-protection:
He’ll choose his kith
And mount her with
The utmost circumspection.

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