Nothing Lasts Forever

I am going to die–

Could be any day.

But I am pretty sure

It’s at least a minute away.

 

I’m gonna live like crazy,

Until that minute’s passed.

Then I’m gonna live the next one

As if that were my last.

 

So if in the next minute

Things don’t go so well

No matter how bad it is

It’s not eternity in Hell.

 

About dcarmack

I am an instrument technician at the electric utility servicing the Kansas City Missouri metropolitan area. I am in the IBEW, Local 412. I was trained to be a nuclear power plant operator in the USN and served on submarines. I am a Democrat, even more so than those serving in Congress or the White House.
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