Tuesday, 18 December 2012

A Morsel

  A pin drops 
echoing fright 
and flight. 

A heart ticks 
with the clock
on the dot. 

A floor creaks 
on step 
freezes in time. 

A cold sweat 
creases the brow 
in the dark. 

A morsel 
too precious 
 to resist.

- William T. Co

2 comments:

  1. Oh dear, that's a tricky one. Life or death for a bit of food....

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    1. And it happens with people more than we think.

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