Imaginary Friends

 

 

Just like that

in a jiffy

the blink of an eye

 

There’s no more you and me

no matter how hard we try

 

You see someone stole the interweb

a cyber criminal it seems

and we’ve crashed with no insurance

into the luddite of our dreams

 

I just don’t remember a thing about it

without Google

 

Looks like we’ll have more time though

to make those calls

 

Proper long distance conversations

with friends in other nations

that we haven’t seen for ages

 

We’ll be writing letters

and eventually getting better

at reading things

other than just porno mags

 

Someone will spoil it

a hacker or a spammer or a pfisher

 

Some odious little prick you’ve never met

but who keeps droning on

above your head

making you think it’s all just fine

Without him

 

 

© Ash Cheyne 2017

Daily Word Prompt – Jiffy

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