Just an Apple

A snake told Eve once,
“It’s okay.”
She bit down then
Floated away.
“This is what you want.”
Forked tongue flickers
Gone again and hid
In slivers.
The lie he told her
Sent Adam shivers,
But he bit as well,
And gone was he too.

I wonder if they realize it was just an apple.

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