I Know the Taste of Blood Before it's on My Tongue

June 21, 2011
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I know the taste of blood
before it's on my tongue,
I know this is a race
that can never be won.
I know that the flood
will catch me in my fun.
And yet, when the shot fires,
I know that I will run.





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alleykat15 said...
Aug. 15, 2011 at 4:31 pm
I love this poem.  I think it really captures human stubborness and tenacity.  Knowing that you are going to lose/die but still fighting.  I LOVE IT!!!!
 
Mikaela replied...
Dec. 24, 2011 at 5:18 pm
Yay! You understood exactly what I was saying! (: Thank you!
 
Snake_Tongue said...
Aug. 12, 2011 at 2:28 pm
Wow, this is really good :) Not sure what it is about .... but still good :) 
 
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