The Line

17 May

The Line
by L. Stewart Marsden

In the sand he drew a line,
and dared me thence to cross it.
I drew my gun and shot him dead.
I’ve got better things to do!

And a Tip of the Hat to The Smothers Brothers, whose classic rendition of the traditional song, “Hangman,” inspired the above poem.
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3 Responses to “The Line”

  1. boomiebol May 17, 2012 at 4:58 pm #

    Where’s the love button when you need it ;)? Love this !!!

  2. RebelCoyote May 18, 2012 at 1:06 am #

    Atta boy Skip! you showed him! LOL 😀

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