Patti Masterman

Extraterrestrial Tourism - Poem by Patti Masterman

Your ticket stub is only a memento
Until the alien begins to speak, through you;
And their talk is pure telepathy-
Because their brains all have encephaly.

Large slanted eyes can see right through
The things you say, the things you do,
So please don't litter, and please don't steal-
Or this trip could get too real.

Please wear your belt on the fast spaceship,
And don't worry if time begins to slip;
The aliens travel through fast wormholes,
And answer all questions with hyperbole.

They're more advanced and much more smart
Though they may seem lacking heart;
It's just that logically they can follow
Anything, and find that most are hollow.

During the trip they'll assimilate
Into their guests; don't hesitate,
Just prepare to be surprised:
Now there's an alien behind your eyes.

Comments about Extraterrestrial Tourism by Patti Masterman

  • Captain Cur (5/28/2012 8:13:00 PM)

    Humorous with just a 6 finger touch of realism, us hollow humans
    need something to fill us in, earthly or unearthly, then don't recognize
    Who is in the mirror.
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  • Johnathan Juarez (5/28/2012 5:33:00 PM)

    totally awesome i don't want to ruin this with anything less than totally awesome (Report) Reply

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Poem Submitted: Sunday, May 27, 2012

Poem Edited: Monday, May 28, 2012

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