Boney was in pursuit of a skin suit
Sally the rag doll cushioned his fall
"I'll free you, then I'll be you" he said
As he broke a wine bottle on her head
When he wore her skin and angel face
No one knew he had fallen from grace
Till he sang "I enjoy being a girl"
Then they saw his sanity unfurl.
This poem was inspired by the photo and song below.
Death and the Lady. See more photos from the series here.
Gender by Jonathan Davis. Get it on his new album here.