Elementary dear Watson …
The fisherman stood upon the rock
and next minute he vanished
no safety gear or swimming skills

His family will be distressed
but he took risks he couldn’t best
Why do we think we are immortal
when life is a temporary portal

Taking senseless risks by driving
too fast, experimenting with meds,
life is fragile get into your heads
get smart and take responsible care

WPC: Elemental


  1. My mother-In-Law smoked 2-3 packs of cigarettes a day. She had cancer and had a breast removed. She continued to smoke 2-3 packs a day. Like she was defying, perhaps even daring, the inevitable. I suppose the same could be said for people jumping out of a perfectly good airplane.

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