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BLACK RAT

My name is Vermin
I deserve, no I assert
My right to exist

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  1. Date: 3/6/2012 9:27:00 AM
    very true, but ewww anyway! this is a great poem, though.

  1. Date: 3/5/2012 9:43:00 PM
    David, yes... as soon as it exits,, I will be free..lol..of fear.. I truly an afraid of anything that crawls on the floor..except babies, dogs, and cats... and some bunnies.. a great haiku.. now I'm wondering who's vermin.. always~pd

  1. Date: 3/5/2012 9:30:00 PM
    Nicely done, David! Ruben.