Leslie Philibert

Bronze Star - 2,714 Points (6th March 1954 / London, England)

Baby - Poem by Leslie Philibert

The bloody wax of silence ripped out
save yourself
no return ticket

lash under the weight of a whore`s breath
a little pighead with a big O
a fish gasping on a quay

silver arms spark and dance
two strangers at tango
impossible: more holes than anything

and right this time? - forget it;
nothing fits either
the bastards have got it wrong again.

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  • Gajanan Mishra (4/4/2013 10:33:00 AM)

    save yourself. I like it. thanks.
    I invite you to read my poems and comment.
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Poem Submitted: Thursday, April 4, 2013

Poem Edited: Friday, October 11, 2013

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