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Salmon Courage
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Salmon Courage

Poem By Marlene Nourbese Philip

I think that all higher animals - primates, mammalian and ornithic pets, etc. 'think' to a certain extent.

Why do I think?
There is no alternative.
I am condemned to think,
To be obsessed with thinking—
But so is my dog.

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Comments (17)

This made me laugh! and think!
Ya got me to thinking. Ever hear of LaGrange Il, or Brookfield? God bless all poets-MJG.
short, sweet and more direct than ted bundy's trip to hell! 10's all the way. if you get the time check out my Second Chance, thanx
now that's an original one. 10 all the way.
haha! ! interesting.....read mine on the same lines thoughtless thoughts