douglas scotney

Gold Star - 12,594 Points (boomer / Toowoomba, Queensland, Australia. Resides in Adelaide)

Loaded Bases - Poem by douglas scotney

Two theories account for the popularity of baseball:

Inability to Avoid
puts it down to wanting to be hurt,
not knowing you're hurting
and not hurting at all;

Avoidance Ability
says its about hurting,
knowing you're hurting
and not wanting to be all.

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  • Rookie - 481 Points Danny Draper (10/12/2013 5:26:00 AM)

    Pain is like time, relative. It can be saved and traded as chrono-credits hours arbitrarily moved forward and back subject to the whims of seasons. No pain no photonic gain! (Report) Reply

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Poem Submitted: Thursday, October 10, 2013

Poem Edited: Thursday, October 10, 2013

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