Randy Lane

Rookie (08-08-1952 / Tulsa Ok)

Wanted - Poem by Randy Lane

The cold wind whipping down around my back
pourin' rain washing out any sign of tracks
For two long years I've been on his trail
through desert heat and all kinds of hell
Wanted in Oklahoma, Texas and Kansas too
for robbery and the murder of a gal named, Marylou
For two thousand in gold, I'll earn my pay
from the saddle of my horse, I'll catch him someday
I can feel in my bones that winters a-coming
and there's a pain in my ass that keeps on a-drumming
How I long for a drink and a woman's touch
these are just a few thing's I miss so much
I curse everyday that Im after this man
and I can't wait till they hang Dangerous Dan

Listen to this poem:

Comments about Wanted by Randy Lane

There is no comment submitted by members..

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?

Read poems about / on: murder, horse, winter, woman, rain, pain, wind, women

Poem Submitted: Sunday, November 14, 2004

Poem Edited: Friday, November 19, 2004

Famous Poems

  1. Still I Rise
    Maya Angelou
  2. The Road Not Taken
    Robert Frost
  3. If You Forget Me
    Pablo Neruda
  4. Dreams
    Langston Hughes
  5. Annabel Lee
    Edgar Allan Poe
  6. If
    Rudyard Kipling
  7. Stopping By Woods On A Snowy Evening
    Robert Frost
  8. Do Not Stand At My Grave And Weep
    Mary Elizabeth Frye
  9. I Do Not Love You Except Because I Love You
    Pablo Neruda
  10. Television
    Roald Dahl
[Report Error]