Gert Strydom

Freshman - 1,129 Points (03 April 1964 / Johannesburg, South Africa)

The bee-box

At the local church I had been gardening
as it was my responsibility
and the bee box of the old retired minister
had become a danger to me
as if it housed beings that was sinister
and after reporting been stung nobody did a thing.

At the service in church there was an ominous humming
where that swarm of bees near the back window was left to be

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