chasing the rIsing sun

By floyd h graham III

wari bashi 先生                                                                  

just        

one

guy      (in)  jean….s    boo!    who                                      

             works      so       hard

                 tries         so       hard

                     cries         so       hard                hardly

                                                                            sleeps

  for them                   and                         them                     too                                                    

                  works      so       hard

                  cries         so       hard

                  tries         so       hard         to                 o                                                                

                                  (i need)

balance      time                        out              pleas       e         e

      support                            them                                             e

                                                                                                          e

gives     so     much                              

takes                        so little                 wants

                                                                 so little          needs

                                                                                      so little                                          

is    so

  little

     

 just                                       one

                       fleck           

                                               one       

                                                           drop         in

the ocean

                  becomes                        one                  with         

theocean                                                                                           

just  to   help                                      and                        

                                     laugh

                                              and

                                                    smile                     as                     

one ocean                                      

                                                                is

                                                                                                         justonemomentintimeeverlasting…

                                    

                                   that

  to      pay     it                 way                             way                                    

                                                      and            this                                                           

and                   and

            here                                                     there                                                                        

                                           feel   free                                                                                

(to) belch         when done                      and                    

toss me              

on   

top     

of       the     割り箸                               heap                               

                                    at          leisure

as you will                                           anyway                                                                                                 

wari bashi sensei                                                     out                

                                         f  a  d  e