Dorsey Baker


Law of the Gunfighter Poem by Dorsey Baker


Gunfighter, living by the law of the gun, a law that says-when the bullet hit the body, the blood starts to run-
Gunfighter, riding rough, from sunrise to sunset, you're living by the law of the gun, and your mind and your heart, they won't-let you forget.

Gunfighter, you wish you could settle down,
but there's too
many posters of you, wanted dead or alive,
still hanging around-

Submitted: Tuesday, July 26, 2011
Edited: Tuesday, July 26, 2011

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