The Bimp on my Nose

bimp

This morning, without warning, I received a bimp on my nose.

“Oh no, not again!” is what my wife will say, I suppose.

I was having trouble sleeping so I decided I’d do some cleaning.

The bathroom was my mission; in no time I’d have it gleaming.

As usual it happened so fast I wasn’t exactly sure what hit me.

As I watched the droplets of blood dropping on the floor continuously

Most often I do things too quickly but that’s how I function day to day.

In this case it was the towel rack with which my nose got in the way.

I do things like this all the time and the result is always the same.

Some part of me winds up bleeding or bruised or broken and lame.

If I just slowed down a little and thought more clearly,

Surely I’d survive more of my antics and suffer less dearly.

But then, I know you may find this difficult to understand,

Sometimes a little injury makes the achievement all the more grand!

*****

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About Marc Kuhn

I am a retired radio exec. I've worked at major stations in Philadelphia, Washington, D.C. and Miami. That was then. This is now: I've published seven books and this blog thingy. Need to know more? Really? Okay, I bare/bear all at http://marckuhn.com The other links are for the websites of each of the books I've written. I've been busy! Hope you'll stop by and check them out. Thanks for your interest!
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