Cerberus on a Back Road in Maine

Beware of the dog reads the hand-lettered
sign, nailed onto the broken railing,
the warning necessary lest one mis-
step out of human pity leaves behind
a severed hand, a mind messed with
a soul compromised by this hopeless dog.

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