in the gutter are
dame taught you
lame’s not you.
What the game taught you
Shoulda thought thru
You stretched, but the game hasn’t taut you.
Shoes slick, nacho cheese lips, squinting at frames while you aim for the middle lane.
Bowling 101 - strike life with meaning - if you’re reading this, this isn’t the last frame.
So step up your game, let works tell the world your last name…