Oh Egg….

Oh egg – behold ye – snug in nest,
And feathers, fluffy down.
Naively locked – so firmly pressed
In shell o’ flawless brown.
 
This perfect curve, infinity,
Still keeps the world outside,
A-holdin’ some divinity
Trapped fast, nah time allied.
 
A tiny orb of innocence
Content ta sleep within…
But when ta press an’ strive for sense
A worm may burrow in…
 
Whether pecked or premature
Cracked open for a feast,
That step into the light, fer sure
Twice breaks this poorly beast.
 
The sun will melt upon a plate
Before ye mercy beg,
Despite perfection, ’tis too late…
For troubled little egg.

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Oh Egg….

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