Waterloo

I believe time is a machine
I believe it will once break
there is a good service on all
London Underground Lines.

In my blood begs the city
in my blood runs the city
there is a good service on all
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The winter has been pain
the winter has been wise
there is a good service on all
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I am strong as an animal
I am frantic as a lover
there is a good service on all
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Today my lines are ecstatic
today my lines are blue
there is a good service on all
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I am late for a seminar again
late for life again, thankfully
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Your poems terrify me
your presence even more so
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You are a magnificent lie
I quote Stephen King sometimes,
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I can imitate a frog’s call
I can negotiate with Paradise
there is a good service on all
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I lost my belief in friendship
I lost my belief in God, but
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A sea-urchin thorn in my foot
a calculated flaw in my step
there is a good service on all
London Underground Lines.

The sun in a skirt, radiant
the moon in a blanket, mad
there is a good service on all
London Underground Lines.

Everyone can smile at you
my sarcasm is affection
there is a good service on all
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I can see you and it’s great
I can’t and it’s icky
there is a good service on all
London Underground Lines.

It’s sad we won’t go for beers again
and the sea as well
there is a good service on all
London Underground Lines.

The American woman writes good poems
the UK Ambassador is a twat
there is a good service on all
London Underground Lines.

I got cancer or I am,
I wear glasses, am a dancer
there is a good service on all
London Underground Lines.

Poetry proletarians fuck yourselves
Mills & Boon readers, oh well…
there is a good service on all
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Every street and its corpses
every household and its man
there is a good service on all
London Underground Lines.

Vomiting mothers & eating cartoons
& psycho mornings & car engines too
there is a good service on all
London Underground Lines.

Your body in a bathtub
my face in the rain
there is a good service on all
London Underground Lines.

Your hands the maths of an algebraist
my heart an exposition of the alphabet
there is a good service on all
London Underground Lines.

You’ve the mien for a metaphor
I’m a trier for the planetary
there is a good service on all
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I miss you like a liver
you miss me like a fiver
there is a good service on all
London Underground Lines.

My repetitions are not repetitious
I write it from the start each time:
there is a good service on all
London Underground Lines.

Welcome! to the greatest show on Earth
ladies and gentlemen and kids of all ages
there is a good service on all
London Underground Lines.

Love will visit you once
poor Gabito knew it
there is a good service on all
London Underground Lines.

Change your reading habits
lose that illusion of control
there is a good service on all
London Underground Lines.

Don’t kill yourself early
look out for weather vanes
there is a good service on all
London Underground Lines.

Remember me like an automobile
keep up with the dormer’s movements
there is a good service on all
London Underground Lines.

Trains take you everywhere
trains take me nowhere
there is a good service on all
London Underground Lines.

I don’t want to go anywhere
I don’t want to go anywhere
there is a good service on all
London Underground Lines.

London isn’t a city, is a passion
I often confuse London with love
there is a good service on all
London Underground Lines.


Kandinsky - Comets

Kandinsky – Comets