perspective

We are too clean
the engaged appendix erupts
because it is under-worked
by our too clean world

This explains how someone
living in a mud hut
can go a lifetime
without medicare

Who would have thought
all those years ago
good old Proctor & Gamble
was a merchant of death?

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Poet, playwright, duplicate bridge player, website designer, cottager, husband, father, grandfather, former athlete, carpenter, computer helper for my friends, theatre designer, backstage polymath, retired teacher of highschool English, drama, art, a baritone singer in a barbershop quartet, who knows what else? wordcurrents is on Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/wordcurrents/ Doug also has a Facebook page, "Incognitio", related to his novels.
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