"JOCK" by Shiela Larson
Being an underdog is never easy.
This ain't "Rocky", we don't get a
Jock starts rinsing his face off.
You keep waiting for that
opportunity, to show what you are
He looks at himself in the mirror.
Then time gets away from you. And
you are older...
Jock packs up his stuff from his locker then gives a quick
salute to his manager and steps out the door.
I've done my share of contributing
A man is holding up a woman, she gives him her purse. Jock
casually walks over to him and beats him down. Then tosses
back the woman's purse.
I feel like I was meant to have a
greater calling. I mean, sure, I
enjoy beating the crap out of
Jock is walking through a shady alleyway. Some homie starts
swearing at him and flips him off. Jock turns around and
glares at him and the guy backs off.
I just don't want to spend the rest
of my life fighting off these low
Jock stands on the sidewalk waits for traffic and lights another cigarette. Then notices a scuffle across the street, he sighs, tosses the cigarette and begins to sprint over to the scuffle.
TO BE CONTINUED
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