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Sunday 29 June 2014

Trust me

'Trust me' said the Butcher,
As he sharpened his best knife.
‘This’ll only hurt a whisker,
And you'll thank me all your life.'

We hid behind the chitterlings,
Looking on with fear and dread,
Barely hiding our own jitterings,
As the butcher laid him dead.

© Isabel Hare
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