Masked monsters and ghouls
brought no fear last Halloween…
Now, fear grips us all!
Now it’s the unmasked
we fear at the food market…
Covid’s stalking us!
Oooooooooh! wear your mask in public!
Eeeeeeek! Keep six feet betweeeeen us!
Copyright© 2020 by Cheryl Batavia
For a nostalgic Halloween poem read, “Ghosts of Halloweens Past/Ghosts of Halloween Present” if you missed it.
Scary statistic: a recent study found that 20% of grocery store clerks have undiagnosed Covid19 without symptoms and are capable of spreading the disease.