wordsout by godfrey rust
Incarnate  < 26 of 26


Writing this poem
in Microsoft Word
I glimpsed the reach
of Bill Gates' power.

As I clicked Close
the helpful Paperclip Assistant asked
Do you want to save
the changes you made to Eternity?

Of course
I said Yes
and my laptop froze

Godfrey Rust 2001, godfrey@wordsout.co.uk. See here for permissions.