Bury Me – #10 of In The World: The Clarkson Poems #TheClarksonPoems #poetry #Clarkson #TopGear

BURY ME

a study reported
that middle-aged people know
the only way is down from sex
to death
I’ve talked to several old men
who want the Reaper charging
a machine-gun
I had a similar experience
being assaulted in a tropical storm
what do you want instead?
tons of rocket fuel is what I’m after

from In The World: The Clarkson Poems

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