At the river’s mouth is a city of teeth, filtered from sewer-water by a latticework of crisscrossing iron.


At the river’s mouth they collect the teeth, they polish them.


It’s odd, I know.

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9 thoughts on “Teeth

  1. The Real Cie says:

    An unusual pasttime indeed.

  2. Draug419 says:

    That last line made me snort. Love it.

  3. Heather @gardenofedits says:

    I love this. Nicely done!

  4. What else should you do with collected teeth…. ?

  5. That was interesting. The line at the end is great though.

  6. jannatwrites says:

    Tooth collecting is definitely a unique activity.

  7. I kind of love this. What a creepy place. The word ‘latticework’ doesn’t get nearly enough usage. Thanks for linking up.

  8. What a wonderland of teeth. I’m curious who ‘they’ might be.

  9. Emma says:

    tooth collecting is sometimes the only thing that provides closure – you totally took me to matching dental records for body identification. Huge! x

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