poison filled peel

February 15, 2011
By krystieBeth GOLD, Inez, Kentucky
krystieBeth GOLD, Inez, Kentucky
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"Remember, darkness does not always equate to evil, just as light does not always bring good."
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The yellowish green peel sliced off and i began to see a smooth creamy surface. As i peel down further i see bruises, oh so many terrifying bruises.
I bite in and my teeth slice off a piece that slips softly into my mouth.
The mushy sweetness pours all over my tongue like the first rain of a hot summers day.
A few more chomps i bite, but the last bite i get is gushy and sour. It tastes of rotten people and expired relationships. I squeal and squirm so i can take another bite to wash away the bruised area. But all I get is more bruises till I hit a sweet spot, and with the sweet spots come the sour as well.
Now i am out of banana, with only the poison filled peel and the bitter sweet after taste of life.


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