Treasure Island

douglas scotney

(boomer / Toowoomba, Queensland, Australia. Resides in Adelaide)

Lawd Moncktn


So righteous is my denial
no daylight or reason can sway
and no attempt to corrupt via semen
will end
in a wet end,
since I won't even start to get hard where it counts,
because hardness is confined to my brain
and you can tell a hard brain that it's mad,
tell it again and again and again.

Submitted: Tuesday, October 15, 2013
Edited: Thursday, October 24, 2013

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  • Danny Draper (10/15/2013 10:51:00 PM)

    Perhaps Munkers is the future where proof or truth will have no purchase or place. Hardly worth thinking about but certainly worth dissent. (Report) Reply

  • Diane Hine (10/15/2013 7:10:00 PM)

    Gosh, if only Labour had listened to Lawd Moncktn instead of the consensus of the IPCC, then our esteemed PM wouldn't now be calling on them to 'repent'. (Report) Reply

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