Treasure Island

Ray Hansell

(New Jersey)

Once Again


The quiet of the evening
Is shattered
By the firing of a gun
I run from the liquor store
With a hand full of bills

I run down and alley
I jump to climb a fence
I hear a cop yell stop!
I fail to heed his call

The night once again is shattered
By the firing of a gun

Submitted: Saturday, April 06, 2013
Edited: Thursday, October 10, 2013
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