In the heat of summer

At the high noon hour

The creatures begin to creep

Up the plants they’ll soon devour


Sacrificing foliage

For their own selfish needs

Bite by bite

The caterpillars feed


Soon the first leaf is gone

Quickly followed by the next

They ravenously chew

On the plant that they have hexed


Eating until it’s stripped

Of all its juicy leaves

But hunger hasn’t ceased

For these insatiable thieves

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