Ghazal #104 from Ghazals For The Friend, by Bill Gannett

GHAZAL TO FAST FOOD RAPTURE

In our lost land of fast food and bad breath,
We pray for the Rapture to bless our death!

Our Resurrection will achieve liftoff-
We will look down on those below and scoff.

A mass ascension for the lucky few:
The refried Christian and the repentant Jew.

The whole family will rise together,
To live with our Holy Father forever.

We will eat the wonder bread of Heaven
And never have to take a shit again.

Our purity will grow and grow until,
We are satiated with divine swill.

Darvish does not want to witness and face
The grand implosion of such sweet grace.

 

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2 Responses to Ghazal #104 from Ghazals For The Friend, by Bill Gannett

  1. Hbj says:

    I will read at infinite intelligence . Of course I will need a fee of some sort for a public reading. $100 works for me. HBJ the 3

  2. Hbj says:

    Ok Bill wants an expert like me to comment, since I don’t read all of your grazals I don’t know if this is better or worse than the others but very good. Each second line is a explosion of feeling and delight a literary mirror image. Hbj critic at small

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