Treasure Island

Adam Artois


The Big City Type


I woke up in a big city apartment

Rode to a big city job

On a big city subway

With hip, big city people

Worked at a big city job

In a big city skyscraper

Stood in a big city line

For lunch, heard big city jazz

On a big city radio station

It was like a big city scene

In a big budget movie

When I realized I had become

The big city type

I always wanted to be

Yet I was still me

Submitted: Saturday, January 28, 2012
Edited: Saturday, February 04, 2012

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