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The Wages of Sin

Worse than death?

By Dana CrandellPublished 9 days ago 1 min read
The Wages of Sin
Photo by Nick Fewings on Unsplash

A man who sang bass in the choir

Gave in to his carnal desire

With another man's wife,

But the man had a knife.

He now sings a full octave higher.


Yeah, I don't know where this one came from.

sad poetry

About the Creator

Dana Crandell

Dad, Stedpad, Grandpa, Husband, lover of Nature and dogs.

Writer, editor, photographer and Tech/Internet nerd. Internationally published in multiple languages. I spend my days writing for others and my "spare" time creating for myself.

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  • Chad Umberger4 days ago

    🔪😳🎙️ Creative juices....engaged...

  • Gina C.9 days ago

    Lol! That was great 😅

  • Donna Renee9 days ago

    Omg 🤣

  • aly suhail9 days ago

    That's a great poem there 👍.

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