Fear

Anything with a stinger or a needle
Is anathema.

Bee, wasp, hornet,
Mosquito, horsefly,
Nurse.

A year ago I stuck myself in the leg
With a 1/8 inch drill bit
And thought long and hard
Whether a tetanus shot was really necessary.

I went.
I survived.
Barely.

2 thoughts on “Fear

  1. hahahaha! This sounds quite honest! Now I know how to get information out of you!

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