outside is an august leaf all crumpled dry shivered but has a breath of june.
dead ready to be dead dog done.
singSING that i don't-what-do-i know. HOURS.
No-one forgets a good teacher"Listen to me or I'll break your legs"No-one forgets a good teacher by LazyLinePainterJohn
- Steve Thompson
Dear Sir. Not sir. It's automatic.
Sorry Steve. Dear Steve. I'm fed
On seven years of autocratic
to teachers." Seven years' emphatic
Faire-sans-dire still in my head.
Dear Steve. Your style was more dramatic
you taught life and art instead:
Stoppard, condoms, mathematics,
goatee beards and Berthold Brecht
and Bigmouth Strikes Again, such is
what you gave us, plus the threat
of a half a term on crutches
for ignoring you. Dear Steve - respect.