go ahead…open it

Go ahead and open itIt’s just a can of wormsPerhaps you can feedThe fish or the birdsOr watchThe children squirm There’s no instructionsOf how to prepareListed on the sideOf the labelSo go aheadAnd pop the lidWhile they’re allSittin’ round the table It’s well past dueThey face the truthAnd read the wordsYou scrawlThey’ve lived their livesWithContinue reading “go ahead…open it”