Mystery Meal

by Bruce Lansky

Great green globs of
greasy, grimy gopher guts,
mutilated monkey meat,
little birdies' dirty feet-
Hot school lunches
aren't fit for kids to eat.
I think I'm going to barf.

Text © Bruce Lansky, reprinted from No More Homework! No More Tests! published by Meadowbrook Press. Illustration © Stephen Carpenter. Any copying or use of this poem or illustration without consent is unlawful.

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