An observation, wrapped in a yearning. A prayer. A poem of bees and guns. See also: “Against Gun Violence” and “After a Deadly Rampage”
Do not stop
Murder each other
The bees think:
On the evolutionary scale
Must those humans be,
That they haven’t yet
How to make honey
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Postscript: See also: “Against Gun Violence” and “After a Deadly Rampage”
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