The Bohemian Experiment

Smoke Break

Posted by beckert10 on June 9, 2010

spill out onto the streets;
the working undead,
squinting at the brightness,
sucking down cigarettes,
promptly returning to
partitioned sarcophaguses.

children sit embalmed in lectures,
waiting for the bell,
working towards the day,
having a smoke break will be
the highlight of their morning.


One Response to “Smoke Break”

  1. slpmartin said

    Oh…the sad thing is that this probably true of most folks…a good poem to think about.

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