NPM 2010 – “We Real Cool”

admin    April 12, 2010

Gwendolyn Brooks

We Real Cool
 
The Pool Players.
Seven at the Golden Shovel.

 We real cool. We
Left school. We

Lurk late. We
Strike straight. We

Sing sin. We
Thin gin. We

Jazz June. We
Die soon.

 Source: http://www.poetryfoundation.org/archive/poem.html?id=17315