vincent armone

Rookie (1/24/70 / Brooklyn)

Tonuge of the Beast


My legs gone
my lungs slowly being crushed
I wait for death
on the tonuge of the beast

Eyes black as coal
its belly white as snow
I wait for death
on the tonuge of the beast

A dead seagull near my shoulder
a hook pierces my eye
I wait for death
on the tonuge of the beast

Water flows in
water flows out
I slip deeper into darkness
and wait for death
on the tonuge of the beast

My tank now empty
my time has come
into darkness
I will now sleep forever
on the tonuge of the beast

Submitted: Thursday, March 15, 2007
Edited: Wednesday, February 02, 2011
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