Anthony Charles King

Rookie (02-04-1966 / Glasgow, Scotland)

A Leg Of Love - Poem by Anthony Charles King

the courage to love is like a razor to the throat..

... you can sense that the edge is sharp
and you know the flesh will open

but if you slide it across fast enough
you dont feel the pain

a wise man once said;
'love is a three-legged dog from hell'!
i think he almost had it

....but it makes me wonder if he knew how the dog lost the leg
in the first place.


Comments about A Leg Of Love by Anthony Charles King

  • (5/14/2006 4:37:00 PM)


    Ouch! I wish I could say I don't get this, but dammit I do! Perfectly said.
    Hugs
    Anna xxx
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Poem Submitted: Thursday, May 11, 2006

Poem Edited: Friday, July 23, 2010


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