Dressed Up Corpses

Desiccated
Dead and buried
Should have then been
Left to rot

Celebrated
Prizes, varied
Out displaying
What they’ve got

Rancid cider
Brewed in batches
Drunken choices
Heart and head

Deadly spider
Stolen snatches
Robbed from voices
Of the dead

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Beleaguered Servant

Owen Servant is an online poet working in a style that's been described as "compulsive". In real life, he is an actuary, because being a poet wasn't unpopular enough.

5 thoughts on “Dressed Up Corpses”

      1. It’s the fabulously trendy slender headless ones that freak me out – especially when I’m alone in the women’s department ! Downright spooky.

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