The POTW: Verse Til It Hurts
I was writing a poem about something else entirely when the phrase "subtle pirate" leaped into my head unbidden. I have no idea why it chose to do so.
The Subtle Pirate
The subtle pirate has no sabre
Slipping past the guards on duty
And in his wake the timbers weeping
Copyright © 2012 by Dave Grossman
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