Thursday, February 26, 2015

Under Weed And Ooze

Something that lies there, under weed and ooze,
With wide and awful eyes
And matted hair, and limbs the waters bruise,
That strives, yet can not rise.

- Madison J. Cawein, The Wood Water (1905)


5 comments:

Steven Blumke said...

Love me some Jenny Greenteeth! Got any pics of her before she went into the water?

Jay's Shadow said...

Appropriate for Ms. Greenteeth.

Rot said...

nah.
more magic that way.

Mark Faucett said...

That was the name?!! "Jenny Greenteeth"?? LOL Great!

Rot said...

ha...yup.
based on an old folklore legend.