Candlewitch

Jack's Rules (by: eddy styx)

 

Jack's Rules

 

licking the wounds

of the previous night's trials,

carrying my sins

in tiny glass vials

 

of frosted etching

I label in gold lettering,

feelings free

as such unfettering.

 

caring not for guilt

to slow me down

such things are meant

to make a man drown.

 

I am methodical

in planning and deed.

mankind must end,

so I've never planted a seed.

 

murder's my game

a perfect killing machine,

I work in the shadows

never to be seen.

 

so hide in the darkness

behind locked windows and doors.

from me you're not safe

for all women are whores!

Comments4

  • orchidee

    Oohh, why didn't he just have a nice of cocoa and a nice sleep, instead of going about killing people?!
    Erm, that's took the edge of the theme. No, Orchi, you missed the plot! lol.

    • Candlewitch

      lol! thanks, Orchi!

      ever, eddy

    • dusk arising

      Is Eddy over his bout of influenza or wotever it was kept him off MPS.
      It looks like he used the away time to recoup and gain strength judging by the sins he's now carrying.
      Personally i'm staying outta the shadows. But were i a woman or whore, i wouldnt venture out of doors.
      scarey

      • Candlewitch

        hello d.a.,

        I am better, thanks for asking 😉 I'm ready to roll again, lol!

        ever, eddy

      • Heartwriter

        It was really good and spooky!

        • Candlewitch

          hello Heartwriter,

          I'm glad you enjoyed my darkside! thanks for reading and commenting 🙂

          ever, eddy

          • Heartwriter

            Your welcome!

          • Goldfinch60

            Very good write Eddy, I will have to warn the ladies that I know that Eddy is back in the streets at night.

            • Candlewitch

              hello Goldfinch!
              indeed, I am back...thank you!

              ever, eddy



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