You’re Just Like Your Father, You Are!
I did not ask for the blood
that flows through my veins.
Hair colour, skin pigment, bone structure,
feet size or hand shape.
Do you think I wanted to inherit his
Of course not
that would be
I would have asked for a longer list
and then cranked up the volume of the LOT.
I have ambition,
© Paul Tristram 2004
Published in Moodswing, Issue Twelve, Summer 2004
Paul Tristram is a Welsh writer who has poems, short stories and sketches published in many publications around the world, he yearns to tattoo porcelain bridesmaids instead of digging empty graves for innocence at midnight, this too may pass, yet.