Learn More

Margaret Alice Second

Freshman - 1,397 Points (24 January 1961 / South Africa)

My Probable Fate (REVISED)


Candidate for spontaneous human combustion – it is
13° Celsius, softly raining, I’m warm enough to wear
a sleeveless camp top and short track-suit pants, it’s
better than freezing cold, I’m not complaining, just
making peace with my probable fate after hand-

Washing my darling illegal pink fleeces & enjoying
phenomenological existence; my whole world reduced
to laundry joy; tonight I feel as if the day was wasted,
depressed, yet these fleeces cannot be subjected to
washing machine attacks – it destroys special clothing;

Then I watched A Thousand Ways To Die, realised I’m
burning up – serves me right for failing to oblige my
friend Michelle, she sent Me The Life And Times of
the Wicked Witch of the West by Gregory Maguire
to read and I failed

Style of imitation realism & fake adult content is not
enchanting, searched text, did not find anything to
relate to – let me prepare for my probable demise &
plan a better life for tomorrow should spontaneous
human combustion fail to end to my sorrows…

Submitted: Monday, May 20, 2013
Edited: Tuesday, May 21, 2013

Do you like this poem?
0 person liked.
0 person did not like.

Read this poem in other languages

This poem has not been translated into any other language yet.

I would like to translate this poem »

word flags

What do you think this poem is about?

Comments about this poem (My Probable Fate (REVISED) by Margaret Alice Second )

Enter the verification code :

Read all 1 comments »

Trending Poets

Trending Poems

  1. The Saddest Poem, Pablo Neruda
  2. Do Not Go Gentle Into That Good Night, Dylan Thomas
  3. The Road Not Taken, Robert Frost
  4. Winter Solstice, Jacqueline C Nash
  5. Invictus, William Ernest Henley
  6. If You Forget Me, Pablo Neruda
  7. A Little While, Dante Gabriel Rossetti
  8. A Child's Christmas in Wales, Dylan Thomas
  9. Still I Rise, Maya Angelou
  10. A Smile To Remember, Charles Bukowski

Poem of the Day

poet Dante Gabriel Rossetti

A little while a little love
The hour yet bears for thee and me
Who have not drawn the veil to see
If still our heaven be lit above.
Thou merely, at the day's last sigh,
...... Read complete »

   

New Poems

  1. My Struggle, Michael P. McParland
  2. Nervous Wreck, Michael P. McParland
  3. Bäume, Wolfgang Steinmann
  4. Infinity Divided By Zero, Michael P. McParland
  5. Inner nightmare, iluneos periform
  6. Light, Isaac Maliya
  7. Trapped in a dewy glistening web, Mark Heathcote
  8. Three Days Before Christmas, Wolfgang Steinmann
  9. Insanity, Michael P. McParland
  10. Invisible, Michael P. McParland
[Hata Bildir]