Unspeakable- a poem

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Status: Finished  |  Genre: Fan Fiction  |  House: Booksie Classic
Harry Potter related (can you sense a theme here?) this is in the form of haikus, and relates to the fifth book when a certain someone is attacked by a certain serpent...

Submitted: July 16, 2012

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Unspeakable

Drowsing, so tired
Lays the balding man on guard
Slumped over in sleep

Oncoming, slithering
A powerful, supple snake
Fangs full of venom

Tastes the sweet taint air
Undulating, serpentine
But slowly moves on

He stirs! He stirs now!
Lightning strike to knock him down
Oozing scarlet blood

Sensing the danger
The diamond tail whips around
Slithering out, gone...


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