'Ff'lo (fflo) wrote,

poem telling a lie + using as its title a Banksian spaceship name (from @cultureshipname)

Egress Checklist

The exits are marked, and well-lit, with no hinges
Improperly set or located, or stuck;
You won't be obstructed, however you go,
And you’ll opt for the easiest route, with your luck.
The ramp slope is gentle, the path it is clear---
Whether danger is present or not, there's no doubt
The deep fear is bubbling, it’s time to escape,
For this is your way:  Out.

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