Shall we go pray
shall we?
shall we go to pray
before they take the praying away?

Here today and gone some say to
a far better place,
but here’s a point,
when they put your
face out of joint,
go West.

Perhaps it’s for the best if we all
go out and get a test or is ignorance
the bliss you seek?

© 2021, John Smallshaw.