Monday, May 30, 2005

The Death of the Ball Turret Gunner 

From my mother's sleep I fell into the State,
And I hunched in its belly till my wet fur froze.
Six miles from earth, loosed from its dream of life,
I woke to black flak and the nightmare fighters.
When I died they washed me out of the turret with a hose.

Randall Jarrell

Good to have a long weekend, isn't it?

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