Leslie Philibert

Bronze Star - 2,826 Points (6th March 1954 / London, England)

Broken Box Of Spiders - Poem by Leslie Philibert

Why should I care about the past?
a broken box of spiders.

Why should I admire such a lot of paint?
rain is just a lot of water, the sun a light

that is thin in winter, the rest expected,
comfortable and lazy to the eye.

Let me climb out of a ditch next to a road,
and sniff the night air, a damaged seed.

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  • (8/27/2012 6:33:00 AM)

    Nearly dadaist, a fine non-journalistic stance! (Report)Reply

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Poem Submitted: Tuesday, July 17, 2012

Poem Edited: Tuesday, July 17, 2012

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