Mike Tonkin

God's Away

Gods away.
No. sorry
Don't know when he'll be back.
A war.
You've been attacked,
Thats awkward.
People dying.
What about the bomb?
No. Whats the fuss then.
How thoughtless people are
Bothering us with little wars.
Come back in a decade or two.
Urgent you say,
But I've already told you
Gods away..

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Poem Submitted: Monday, June 11, 2007
Poem Edited: Thursday, March 10, 2011

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  • Mark Halle (6/11/2007 1:26:00 PM)

    Nicely written Mike. Thank you.

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