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Thursday, 7 June 2012


How lethal is a gun?
Can you analyse its kill
Record in a bar-chart
Its accuracy and skill,
Present a clear percentage
Of fatalities and maims
Then write a rave revue
Don’t worry about the names?
How lethal is a gun?
I can give you a rough figure
The answer is zero -
It can’t pull its own trigger.

© Mike Peterson

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Mike Peterson has been writing for many years and has just self
published his first book "Echelons' Rest".

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