Joe Guillotin

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Joe Guillotin

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1879

Joseph David Guillotin is born to Henri and Sien Guillotin
in Gillette, France on the 7th of February. He is a pale, sickly, and deformed infant. His left thumb was on the wrong side of his hand, among the immediately OBVIOUS things.

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  • Theodora Onken(5/7/2005 3:43:00 AM)

    I mean the sentiment for S-A-N-D-R-A

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  • Theodora Onken(5/7/2005 3:42:00 AM)

    Very nice and sentimental Janice

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Best Poem of Joe Guillotin

Ellipse #78(…candy Bar)

Saw a kid in a gas mask today
Five years old- maybe four
Stole a Hershey bar from the remains
of a burnt down store.

Riot gear and hopscotch
Slingshots and hand grenades.

Well, that kid- with that precious chocolate in hand
He found a soldier, lying on the ground
And there, he kneeled down
The soldier had a gut shot wound
And bits of shrapnel in his small intestine
In his hand,
a photograph of his wife he rubbed
with a bloody thumb.
From the waist down, he began to grow numb

And that kid in that gas mask
He looked down with a bit of...

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