Treasure Island

Spike Milligan

(16 April 1918 – 27 February 2002 / Ahmednagar)

Goodbye S.S.


Go away girl, go away
and let me pack my dreams
Now where did I put those yesteryears
made up with broken seams
Where shall I sweep the pieces
my God they still look new
There's a taxi waiting at the door
but there's only room for you

Submitted: Thursday, January 01, 2004

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  • Hayden Shreeve (8/22/2012 10:40:00 PM)

    I like this, It is short and sweet, straight to the story and furthermore to the point, Well Written! (Report) Reply

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