Treasure Island

Brian Taylor

(England)

ANCIENT MARINER TO CLERK


There is no excuse for wearing
a collar that nips the skin,
not much excuse for sharing
the carriage they squeeze you in,
and what excuse for fearing
the box they’ll put your body in?

Submitted: Monday, May 09, 2011
Edited: Thursday, April 18, 2013

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