It was always Billy.
It will always be Billy.
Billy…. Great name for the guy
who always gets it in the end.
Probably every Star Trek
Red-Shirted actor was named Billy.
Billy was the hero he was told not to be.
Billy sailed the ocean and it killed him.
Billy is the all-American name for a boy
who is going to go down as someone
who was warm and sweet and wonderful
before he died.
Billy is the one who always loses out.
Billy – the name brings up an image
that is tender and poignant and
full of love and sweetness and
a wholesome affectation of someone
who is just so damn sweet
It must suck to be named Billy.
Comments on this poem/writing:
Click here to read other Poems by Shiloh
Copyright©2017-1999 by Rebecca R. Hammack
COPYRIGHT NOTICE: All Rights Reserved. No part of this website, including all pictures and written words, may be reproduced or copied in any manner from this website without permission of the original author of the work. All poetry and pictures herein remain the sole property of the original author and/or copyright owner. All poetry on this website has been submitted by the original author of the work. To contact any author of the work please e-mail: email@example.com so the proper person may be notified.