F W Finney

Vamps - Poem by F W Finney

They'll put you to sleep
To sell you a dream.

To sell you a pint,
They'll drink
your health.

To sell you a taste,
They'll hold their tongues
and hand you a menu.

To sell you a line,
They'll sell themselves.

Topic(s) of this poem: human condition

Poet's Notes about The Poem

This poem appears on page 46 of Songs of Insomnia (Bangkok: Suksit Siam) ,2011. ISBN 978-616-90135-7-0.

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  • (1/23/2016 11:45:00 PM)

    vamps desires and human's temptations...Thank you for sharing your thought (Report) Reply

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Poem Submitted: Saturday, January 23, 2016

Poem Edited: Saturday, January 23, 2016

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