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Second Mouth

by on Feb 3, 2015 in Poetry | 1 comment

When you talk, another mouth opens, lower, half–way down your throat, with a long tongue and ugly clumps of prehensile, yellow teeth. It licks its lips, savors what’s to come. A cutting comment or two, at first, then belching out jeers and mockery, a gushing stream of vulgar jabber....

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