Gather round, choir, and bewail our desperation

Photo by Ryan Michael Swearingen (www.myeyemachine.com)

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If,
when they
come for me,

I panic,

turn me
toward them

and shove.

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7 responses to “Gather round, choir, and bewail our desperation

  1. So good JB… words of honour.

  2. i dig it jerms. evokes redemption and glory…

  3. Mark William Jackson

    Excellent short piece, brave and straight to the point. Mine would be more Scooby Doo like ‘if, when they come for me, tell them I went ‘that way’ and point in the wrong direction’.

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