old vulture

drowning in something

who’s not drowning in me

like pulling glass from my palm

then I’m shocked when it bleeds

I mean I mean I got the guns out

and we were ready to go

when I heard that creak on the staircase

when I heard it moving below

now its just perched on my shoulders

and i am bent with the weight

I can shoot to kill this old vulture

or let it take me away


About briiian david

laugh at the horror, fill the past with the future, my head lines and heart lines reach out for each other.
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