Marc Krüger


Bang - Poem by Marc Krüger

We have a single go-
One shot to pick it right.
To play our cards, or throw-
One miss could lose the fight.

One shot is all we have;
At all things worth pursuit.
One shot to hit the mark;
Its win - or down the chute.

So each new miss thus brings
More thickness to the pall
You die to hear the echo ring:
That single shot to end it all.

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  • (6/26/2005 12:54:00 AM)

    I really liked that poem, very concise, and therefore effective. The last 2 lines are particularly strong. (Report)Reply

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Poem Submitted: Saturday, June 25, 2005

Poem Edited: Monday, June 27, 2005


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