Day 10: CookiesMature

Prompt: Day 10's Prompt is the picture to the left of these words. The picture itself is your prompt today! Enjoy! [The picture was of a plate of cookies.]

Result: a tanka pair.

Steal or Starve

My bones protruded
Trying to escape my skin
'We'll find food,' they said
A scent pulled like gravity
My hands acted on their own

The taste was divine
A hungry tongue's ambrosia
Over all too soon
I had not run far enough
The lawmen were approaching

The End

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