A famous assassin killed himself today
There were editorials of sorrow and sadness
in the San Francisco Chronicle.
He left a note. “I’m sorry.” he said.
Some guy at the bus stop said, “How ’bout that
And I said, Yeah, how ’bout that?”
Then we boarded the bus and I turned on my
That’s how the other folks are riding this bus today…
Headphones on, blank faces, nodding to the music–
Pretending that they don’t care.
Rob Goldstein 2015