Oskar Hansen


In From The Cold - Poem by Oskar Hansen

In from the cold.


They have not chosen me
they have chosen salami
for breakfast, only
because I’m a thin sliced
chicken breast.
Have they no taste!
Bread crumbs and spies
sitting outside eating salami
on crusty bread,
miles away from real butter.
While just around the corner
there is a deli
selling salt beef and pickles.
Have they no taste!


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Poem Submitted: Monday, April 11, 2011



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