The POTW: Verse Til It Hurts
Just in case the world actually does end on Friday, I figure I'd better get this one out while I still can. I've titled it according to the month-first convention we use in my country, which I believe makes slightly less sense than the way they do it elsewhere, but also I think it sounds more melodic in this particular instance, so I'm sticking with it. Hopefully not the last POTW:
Twelve Twenty-One Twenty-Twelve
Pencils down and shut the lights
Throw your luggage in the sea
The universe will not exist
Thoughts and things and time and space
Copyright © 2012 by Dave Grossman
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