Eye of the tiger
nose of the elephant;
the whole thing is just a circus,
and I the 17th clown out of the car
with pockets full of balloons in wait
and shoes too big to crawl out of the looking glass
you threw me through
when the show began 24 hours ago
only to close now,
though surely not forever more.
But no more now.
any louder and I’ll never
So there you go,
and I go.