Drifting



The classics are on the shelf.
Beethoven still composed when he went deaf.
Some are keepers,
others weepers.
A Bob Dylan line, The painter and poet behind his rightful time.   
Who wound up that dude?
Life is a big joke.
Another one.
What will my death bring?
I hope some will sing.
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Written on December 17, 2021

Submitted on December 17, 2021

Modified on March 05, 2023

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Quick analysis:

Scheme ABCCDEFGHH
Closest metre Iambic trimeter
Characters 283
Words 61
Stanzas 1
Stanza Lengths 10

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