World Without End, Amen

I heard shouting through the window.
Screams. Commotion.
Then the sound of gunshots.

I know what a gun sounds like.
It was bang-bang- bang.

I thought, “Get out of here.
The person you love will be somewhere,
there, standing last in line.”

Howie Good, 2017

Remixed works:
New York Times article