Richard George

Rookie (June 1,1965 / Cheltenham, U.K.)

Breaking A Tooth - Poem by Richard George

First glimpse of the pearl
I cup in my clammy hand
outside a mirror:
chastened as crystal I sit,
digesting mortality

Comments about Breaking A Tooth by Richard George

  • (7/11/2005 9:35:00 PM)

    mmmm. I've had a similar experience
    Economically told!
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Poem Submitted: Tuesday, June 28, 2005

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