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The Leviathan This work has been published in the Teen Ink monthly print magazine.

Christian E., Gilford, NH By Sarcopterygian, Gilford, NH

Lying here upon the beach
Just within the ocean's reach
Lies the master of the sea,
Resting for eternity.

This is the snout of beast supreme
Which led the way in its regime.
Behind it followed massive bulk,
A fearsome underwater hulk.
Now it lies upon the shore,
Lifeless here forevermore.

These are the teeth which, long ago,
Shattered ships from deep below.
Wood was splintered in its jaws,
Giving mighty warships pause.
Now it lies upon the shore,
Lifeless here forevermore.

This is the tongue vast as a whale
Which skinned its prey from head to tail.
Its ferocious appetite

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Made_Of_Greed
This is great! But it's kind of sad what we humans do just to accomplish something.
Nov. 24, 2014 at 9:35 AM • Report
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