Ms. Baneful Crimson

Tread lightly ?

Sorry, I don’t think I know that phrase

But I can corrupt a situation silently

Carbon monoxide type of style, if I may.

 

Or switching a MAC-10 for that KA-Bar type of light?

Quiet and violently vivid

Swooping in with that Bullfight Night

Stunning sight of baneful crimson

 

She --who has earned the respect-- can walk

Can dance, sing, and stomp

as loud as she likes

Because it’s long past that time she

had no choice besides learning how to

Tread right.

 

This poem is about: 
Me
My community
My country
Our world
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