If I were a super-hero...
If I were a super-hero I would be the Sticky Savior. 

Why you ask?

While I was in the midst of papers and flying words I had no other
choice but to hold a piece of paper between my lips.  You know what I
mean, I am sure you have done this before. 

Well, when I went to remove the paper it was stuck to my top lip.  Not
kinda stuck, but REALLY stuck!  I gave it a little tug and it pulled
on the skin-- a little too much for comfort when taking into account
my very low pain tolerance. 

Unsure of what to do, I turned to my trusty side-kick Joe, for
advice.  "Just pull it like a band-aid" he said, a smile splattered over his

I took a deep breath and gave a quick tug.  I was freed from the
hanging paper and left with a bloody upper lip.  That is how sticky my
saliva is. 

Now I am ponder, in another world, that if I lick my hands I will be able to smack them
against walls and pull myself up. I could climb walls and hang from the ceiling: I would
be the Sticky Savior.

jlew1973   jlew1973 wrote
on 8/7/2009 1:08:13 PM
So cool and tight, lyrical, kinda poetic, but not pretentious. Glad I found this gem. Sorry I'm so late to the party!

RaymondSpringer   RaymondSpringer wrote
on 7/18/2009 7:20:31 PM
Your gift is that you keep it simple. Fast in and fast out. That is the new way of writing. NICE!

Trenchtownrock   Trenchtownrock wrote
on 12/22/2008 6:07:40 PM
Very creative piece.

StarPoet   StarPoet wrote
on 11/4/2008 4:37:40 AM
I like this for it shows your imagination and heart. Keep up the good work!

G_Money   G_Money wrote
on 10/30/2008 11:08:02 AM
Now that's thinking! :)

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