Treasure Island

Godfrey Rust

(London, England)

Eternity


Writing this poem
in Microsoft Word
I found the full extent of
Bill Gates’ power—

as I clicked Close
the helpful Assistant asked me
Do you want to save
the changes you made to Eternity?

Of course
I said Yes
and my laptop froze
forever

Submitted: Thursday, January 12, 2012
Edited: Friday, January 13, 2012

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