She Lifts the Tiger's Skull

Written by: Gwendolen Rix

dancing in circles ancient coliseum roars braided hair, wielding her sword breasts dangle, males groan paradoxical shear strength Rome’s new sexual side show emperor’s treasure assumes entertaining stance clasps taut her spear, gasps for breath Goliath cat down inspires the crowd to laud lifts tiger’s skull-victory! (Syllable counter incorrect on 4th line. It has 5 syllables, not 6). Written for Amy Green's Contest-Choka for a Choke Hold 5-11-12 2nd place