Monday, June 27, 2011

Guilt by Association

Poor butterflies,
live in the season of mosquitoes and cicadas.
Just fluttering around,
doing their thing.
But when they land it feels like a tiger bite.
So you slap.
Sometimes that happens.
Not just to them.

38 comments:

  1. D'aw.
    That doesn't happen to me. Instead I get flying termite shits.

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  2. Butterflies landing on me never feel like tiger bites lol jk pretty clever though.

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  3. then your legs end up a buffet
    because you wore shorts
    and forgot the bug spray.

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  4. This is why I never wear shorts and always close my room's door during the summer.

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  5. I feel sad when i smash a ladybug thinking it's a nasty bug, we should all mourn the cute bugs we've inadvertently smashed

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  6. ...i've never had a butterfly land on me... but I watch them and they're beautiful.

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  7. i've never smashed a butterfly (luckily)

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  8. We only have flies, good prose though.

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  9. I haven't smashed any butterflies as far as I remember. Mosquitoes and flies? Screw them, HULK SMASH!

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  10. I haven't seen a butterfly in about 2 years no joke. Follow

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  11. man butterflys are awesome. theyre all like "man i can fly in a straight line but i dont give a fuck yeaahhhhhh"

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  12. damn, should genetically engineer a winter butterfly

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  13. yeah my kill count is up in the millions by now

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  14. I try to blow the insects off so I don't kill the nice ones with the bloodsuckers.

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  15. ...not like they live very long anyway.

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  16. I'm glad I've never slapped a butterfly. I still feel bad about handling moths as a kid and rubbing that powdery stuff off their wings. hehehe :P

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  17. Dam I always look before I slap my hand to see what Im about to swat

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  18. It's good to re-find your blog.

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  19. I usually look before I smear bug blood all over me. I try not to kill spiders and stuff, but screw those mosquitoes and moths.

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  20. like the ending. Bit of a dark twist.

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  21. I miss those times walking outside late, thanks for reminding by this poem :)!!

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  22. its sad because it's kind of true.

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  23. Being in the wrong place at the wrong time.

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  24. I've never had butterfly land on me

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  25. never slapped a butterfly in my life..

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  26. sad but really true, nice post bro keep it up!

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  27. Never killed a butterfly, but any other insect especially mosquitoes I kill instantly with my hand when they land on me

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  28. I had sex with a butterfly once, true story

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  29. I find that butterflys and lady bugs land on me all the time, but I never kill them.

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  30. well, i was thinking and just to justify. What if you were right and it was actually a mosquito?

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  31. It is weird, i am confused now.

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  32. Yeah, it happens, it happens. Sucks when it does too.

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