The Boxer

By |2015-06-16T19:47:45+00:00June 20th, 2013|Poetry|Comments Off on The Boxer

I sit on the stool, slumped in a heap My hearing has gone and I try not to weep The flash of the lights, the roar of the crowd But I can’t hear them, not even a sound.   My body is tired, my ribs are all numb I want to be elsewhere, at home [...]