The Old Man

He bragged about
beating Death at its own game
His sweat mixing with the soap
as he washed the car

His ratty T-shirt
showing the freckles and moles on his back
And the scar of the man that tried to kill him

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Chyfrin the Celtic poet

Artist, Poet, Electrical/Biomedical Engineer, Actor, Playwright, Set construction, Educator, Lover of womankind and single malt scotch

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