Forgive the fruit flies

their penchant for wine,

their bitter taste


and I

for defying nature

with a lid.


There is no end to it,

the assault

to comfort and convenience.

4 responses to “THE RUB

  1. Conrad Carlberg

    Was it Mr. Alf or Mr. Smith who first taught us about drosophila melanogaster, and did you then proceed to defy nature with a lid or did you wait until USC?


  2. Hmmm………”more accurately, the vinegar fly”.

    Maybe you ought to drink better wine???

    Liked by 1 person

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