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B Positive


(Published by Five Fleas Itchy Poetry)


The problem, fleas, site titular,

is where there’s five; may well be more.

It’s boring when obsession grips,

the more so for their sawing tricks.

If only they were cochineal,

excuse to pulverise for blood;

though mine transfused, if found and drained,

icing on cake, ‘B positive’.

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Alison Blevins
Alison Blevins
2023년 8월 27일

Ooh, gave me the shivers this one Stephen.

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