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Instinct to Kill

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Below is the poem entitled Instinct to Kill which was written by poet Shirley Candy. Please feel free to comment on this poem. However, please remember, PoetrySoup is a place of encouragement and growth.

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Instinct to Kill

a spermatozoa competition
for there is an ovum to won
so they race
to fertilize
and fight until they're left only one

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  1. Date: 7/19/2013 1:55:00 PM

    Those strong swimmers make it to the top ensuring strong healthy babies so it seems but then things do come with those healthy sperm sometimes sad to say..Sara

  1. Date: 7/19/2013 1:54:00 PM

    Hello Shirley, lol..... guess I won in this race cuz, I'm here... love it.... PD

  1. Date: 7/15/2013 11:41:00 PM

    Very nicely written, thanks for sharing Peter

  1. Date: 7/15/2013 11:03:00 AM

    You gave me a whole new perspective with this one my dear.Very nice!

  1. Date: 7/14/2013 3:58:00 PM

    Well, I'm glad my little Zoa won the race (Those other little Zoas didn't stand a chance) It's good to be alive!...Funny stuff Shirley! - Tim

  1. Date: 7/13/2013 1:27:00 PM

    It does seem like a strange process. How is it that this brings us too life? There are references to it in "Legally Blonde" and in Woody Allen's film "Sleeper" if I have the right film. Biology brings in some strange bedfellows.

    Candy Avatar Shirley Candy Date: 7/13/2013 2:12:00 PM Block poet from commenting on your poetry

    Duke..!! thank you for dropped by and leave a comment. I adore your limericks ^____^
  1. Date: 7/12/2013 10:10:00 PM

    This was a hell of a perspective on the creation process. lol Nice, PS! :)

    Eszes Avatar Drake Eszes Date: 7/15/2013 10:37:00 AM Block poet from commenting on your poetry

    Hee hee. No worries. ;-)
    Candy Avatar Shirley Candy Date: 7/13/2013 12:09:00 AM Block poet from commenting on your poetry

    scary* ~typo (just woke up...lol)
    Candy Avatar Shirley Candy Date: 7/12/2013 11:51:00 PM Block poet from commenting on your poetry

    a bit cary to think about how people have the instinct to kill even before they are formed as embryos...lol..glad u like it, DD ;)