A Cheerful Old Man

An old man walks outside

With a can of beer in one hand

He talks to himself

And laughs with himself

He is all the company

That he needs

While I sit here

From my sofa

With holes in my soul

That only company can fill

I envy him

Author: Jack Bennett

Born in Torbay, living in Bristol. One day I will find the right words, and they will be simple.

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