Saturday, February 13, 2010

This One Time -13/02/2010


Just me and the Giant.

With a late summer night's breeze
and headphones
with God Moving Over the Face of the Waters
and the ocean
with a Mercury draught longneck gone-warm
and hours to kill
with the time now almost thirty years old


I was to say
something crazy like,
this is the first time in my entire life
I’ve ever been drinking alone...


There’s no one around to dispute that claim anyway.


I hate it when people start name-dropping in poems (especially when I don't get it) almost as much as I love over-explaining things, so here's what I was on about:



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