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Hanging up my gloves

Brain isn’t working, sawdust between my ears, All the connections broken, can’t go through the gears, I really am stupid, more dense than railroad tracks, A haze has descended, at least covering up the cracks. Was sharp as a razor, just the other day, Now all my thoughts, are on a five second delay, Need a time machine, to catch up with myself, When I make my mind up, the worlds somewhere else. Yes a total scatterbrain, would forget my own head, Not much of a loss, made out of malleable lead, Must get my act together, no more boxing down the club, Got beaten senseless again, I’m punch drunk, no need to go the pub. Didn’t listen to the doctor of course I knew it all, Told me any more trauma, serious injury would befall, Just laughed it off, Won’t happen to me, Now a flightless butterfly, no longer sting like a bee, Just a random poem no disrespect to legend Ali. By David Kavanagh

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Date: 6/17/2020 2:29:00 PM
LoL as the kid's say David But you kind of need to be sadistic or short of a few marbles to get into the boxing ring or fight game in the 1st place
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David Kavanagh
Date: 6/20/2020 6:29:00 AM
If I like a poem or have a query about it I usually put up a comment give it a week if no reply just take it down their silence alone speaks volumes cheers David
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Christopher Flaherty
Date: 6/17/2020 7:20:00 PM
Yeah bullies only pick on the weak . They dont like it when you fight back even the righteous ones. Re: Take replies and comments for instance
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David Kavanagh
Date: 6/17/2020 5:00:00 PM
Where I grew up Christopher had no big brothers for protection so needless to say had to learn to fight was the only language they understood the bullying stopped pretty quick cheers David