by Judy (Wishes)

I watch you watch a spider
Hanging from a thread.
Its swollen belly yellow,
It weaves a web
To catch some unsuspecting fly.
Tonight you'll spin YOUR web,
A story of Arachne,
I would guess.
And I?
Already trapped
By threads of innocence,
Cold-hearted warrior
That I am.

Judy (Wishes)

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