Illegal Statue

June 2, 2008
Many people have come
To pray
To Jesus.
Others will take advantage
Of a statue.

A 61-year-old Mexican man
Gave a woman
To smuggle in a statue
To Laredo, Texas.

Police officers discovered
That this statue of Jesus
Was made of
6.6 pounds

The man was arrested.
The woman fled back to Mexico.
It was a very sad attempt
To smuggle

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ilovepasta said...
Feb. 25, 2011 at 9:50 am
This poem does a really good job of explaining how bad drug trafficking has become recently; however it is very controversial in its exact meaning.
jamiejean12 said...
Feb. 25, 2011 at 9:44 am
I dont really understand this poem. It could end up being kind of offensive to some people, but it shows what people will do for drugs.
CherishFaith This work has been published in the Teen Ink monthly print magazine. said...
Nov. 20, 2009 at 1:35 pm
haha! i love it. I dont know if you meant to but you put such a comedy and sarcastic point of view on religion. It made my day :)
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