Sticks – Talking/Walking #15: old beak

stick 15

once
when I was
young

I had a beak

so sharp

so
pointed

we could stab
anything

everything

but now

I am older
now

my beak
is a poor
drooping thing

I did not know
what it is
to grow
so old

~

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