Kyle Shield Laster

Rookie - 185 Points (July 18,1991)

I Will Rape Thee

Poem by Kyle Shield Laster

I will rape thee-
With my savage love;
Born from the rural pot.

I will rape thee
And while I rot-
I will pray that you do not.

But, I will save thee
Because, honey,
You've needs: the sting of me...

And I will rape thee-
Because I know
Only to love and rape thee.

Topic(s) of this poem: love, obsession


Comments about I Will Rape Thee by Kyle Shield Laster

  • Jasbir ChatterjeeJasbir Chatterjee (7/9/2015 12:55:00 AM)

    Your poems contain a compressed form of violence. Even love has a certain beastly aspect to it. In this poem, you describe savageness born from a rural pot. I beg to differ on this. A rural pot need not be an uncouth one.(Report)Reply

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  • Faye Coon (3/15/2012 8:53:00 PM)

    i like it! the desire to rape is a very real thing and i dont think it should be witheld. better on paper than in real life! [3 your amazing!(Report)Reply

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  • Greenwolfe 1962 (6/26/2008 5:26:00 PM)

    I'm not sure I know what you mean by the 'rural pot'. I can't imagine it being
    a compliment to anything rural. Some people just can't stop themselves
    from walking on thin ice.

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  • (: God's Wild Child :) (6/25/2008 4:35:00 PM)

    i like it. not what im used to but its good. good job.(Report)Reply

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  • Emancipation Planz (6/25/2008 3:41:00 PM)

    Tis never nice to glorify rape... having experienced it by two guys about your age...! !(Report)Reply

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  • Falease Anderson (6/25/2008 3:13:00 PM)

    Gosh, I can feel the obsession. Whoever the poet is portraying should really get a hold of his emotions or they will rot-in prison.(Report)Reply

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Poem Submitted: Wednesday, June 25, 2008

Poem Edited: Friday, January 5, 2018