Nassy Fesharaki

Gold Star - 71,046 Points (Dec 29 / Toronto)

Kill The Thief - Poem by Nassy Fesharaki

Kill the thief

I recall the cockroach in shouting when crushed:
"My sin is…"
I also do recall having heard the same thing
in desert and forest, on the roads:
"I'm homeless, have no roof; without food."

Great men of the thoughts and artists
Plato as samples; in wonder
hold in palms chins and think.

Their gesture reminds me:
"World is nice, heavenly…but a shit."

Why should we kill cockroach?
for its need?
since it is hungry?

Who stole all its food?
let's reverse the act and;
"Kill the thief."

Topic(s) of this poem: life


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Poem Submitted: Saturday, January 16, 2016



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