David Keig

Rookie - 13 Points (1951 / UK)

Anaesthesia - Poem by David Keig

Needle sliding in the vein
Clenching fist - now clench again
Stiff starched sheets on spreading bed
Tastes of almonds in the head
Counting down - four, three, two, one
And - happy - kiss oblivion.

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Poem Submitted: Monday, April 25, 2005

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