Croquet players

We’ll string it out until they
string us up.

Brexit is old hat,
but never mind that
what about
Notre Dame?

What about the Christians?
what about the Jews?
what about the ones who pray
to whatever god they choose?

How did Darwin figure it out
what does it mean to me?

if a collision course is
we’re on
and it sure looks that way
does it have to be
that extinction is
the order of the day?

© 2019, John Smallshaw.