The Epileptic Acupuncturist (by Jeramy Dodds)

Original Text: 
Jeramy Dodds, Crabwise to the Hounds (Toronto: Coach House Books, 2008). This poem is reproduced on the Griffin Prize Web Site (from the winning volume on the 2009 Canadian Shortlist).
1People who get their rocks off
2in glass houses are the same people
3who'd bend you over a rain barrel
4just to give you the wet T-shirts
5off their backs. You can't shoot
6your mouth off if you're out of earshot.
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RPO poem Editors: 
Ian Lancashire
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