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Charles Bukowski
Charles Bukowski
Charles Bukowski was born in Andernach, Germany on August 16, 1920, the...
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1990 special

 
by Charles Bukowski

year-worn
weary to the bone,
dancing in the dark with the
dark,
the Suicide Kid gone
gray.

ah, the swift summers
over and gone
forever!

is that death
stalking me
now?

no, itís only my cat,
this
time.






From The People Look Like Flowers At Last by Charles Bukowski. Copyright© 2007 by Linda Lee Bukowski. Published by arrangement with Ecco, an imprint of HarperCollins Publishers.
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