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In the Bushes

In the bushes lurked a man Keeping handy Bits of candy Luring children in the bushes Where he hit them, Scratched them, bit them. If a man hides in the bushes Don't go near him If you hear him In the bushes with a club He will beat you, Cook you, eat you. This is another unpublished early poem, circa 1969, from the forever-after ongoing series "Lucifera's Questionable Daycare Poems and Stories."

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Date: 4/4/2018 2:39:00 AM
Terrifyingly true; which is why I think Hans Christian Andersen or Mother Goose made up the Gingerbread House in the first place, to warn children to LISTEN to their GUT feeling!
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Date: 4/3/2018 10:01:00 PM
This is so fabulously creepy :) fun stuff xomo
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