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A Gun
by Chip Bergeron
Sunday, October 17, 2010
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A while ago I saw a picture somewhere of a young man pointing a gun to his head. I was not having one of my better days, and this came out.

 

                                                      A GUN

 

A gun

Pointed to my head,

Heavy sleek blackened steel.

Why?

Do I shoot?

Why not?

Life hurts.

What have I got to live for?

If I pull the trigger

There’ll be a flash

No bang

I’ll be dead

Before the sound reaches me.

I won’t know anything

It won’t hurt

No pain

Anymore

What a blessing!

 

-26 January 2010

Chip Bergeron

 

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Reviewed by John Flanagan 11/15/2012
succinct and sharp, and it's that
brevity, that no wastage of expression
that makes this work so poignant and effective

fine indeed, Chip

john
Reviewed by jude forese 10/31/2010
unfortunately an easy way out except for those left behind ...

very effective ...
Reviewed by Regis Auffray 10/17/2010
Stark and real, and sadly, not so uncommon a theme in this life/world, Chip. It is the pain such an event creates and leaves in its wake that is just as or even more tragic. Love and peace to you,

Regis
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