A Can of Worms, or Caviar?

Posted: December 17, 2013 in Poetry
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We let the once overflowed well run dry.

But now, I’ve opened up a brown parcel,

opened the door of the cage and loosed birds,

anxiously pried open a slimy clam,

opened a gray can without a label.

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