i’m the blood orange.
i am citrus, short and sharp tasting
perhaps i am sweet at times
why else would someone justify spending time
in my life as a person
i’m the tangerine.
i am citrus, you bit into a lemon
but like lemons, my flesh is easy to tear
i am easily destroyed

One response to “citrus”

  1. Zélie, you’re zestyStill, you’re no soft sour citrusYou’re strong and sweet; Plenty


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