Country & Western

Sing me a home,

                        Karl May,

                                                sing me a home!

Where drunken

                        cowtipped whores

                                                play high noon pianos

for cattlemen

                        strung by their garters!

                                                Where blue hostel

schoolmarms fuck

                        horse thieves

                                                named Dusty and Deaf!

Where steers sing

                        in German accents,

                                                hard short moo’s!



                                                El Paso




The cowboy’s

                        is a lone-

                                                some life.

Garin Cychol | Mudlark No. 23
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