Poetry

Saxby Pridmore: Two Poems

C. Chaplin: Retirement Counsellor “In the end, life is a gag” Said the indelible Sir Charles Spencer Chaplin. He amused me when I first heard him. Said the indelible Knight of the Realm at the top of his form It amused me when I first heard it. But it lost its charm when retirement winked. All very fine at the top of one’s form. While trying to prove that my life had mattered It lost its charm as retirement winked. Then I saw the blighter was right! While hoping to prove that my life had mattered I resisted that silly…

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