The Lesson Count

What is it
about us?
That we never learn
what we learn?

Wear your seat belt
Don’t do drugs
The count
goes higher

What we know
we tell
to those who
will one day tell.

Don’t play
with sharp things
Stay away
from strangers.

The count
goes higher.
What is it
about us?

March 16, 2006 В· Harry В· Comments Closed
Posted in: Poetry