Gillian Commerford

Flies - Poem by Gillian Commerford

This morning I sprayed the flies
that have been harassing me in my kitchen.
They've been dropping dead ever since
well like flies.
I feel strangely guilty-
after all they're dirty things
carry disease
but life is life.
Does 'thou shalt not kill'
apply to flies too? -
Am I some kind of household Hitler?

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  • Paul Brookes (3/25/2013 5:35:00 AM)

    So cold todayu you warmed me up and made me smile BB : 0)) (Report) Reply

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Poem Submitted: Monday, March 25, 2013

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