Another Day

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The nebulous snollygosters of dawn,
Knocked up on clap trap wine,
Swinging a perfunctory yawn,
Across whindling time,
I wake, I sleep,
Though this early bright,
To find sorrow laid,
Pacing dawn’s cracked light,
Comfortable in the drowsy shade,
I wait, I peep,
Another day.

–Richard Bryant