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Working Out

Working Out

Van Gogh cut off his ear
Gave it to a
Prostitute
Who flung it away in
Extreme
Disgust.
Van, whores don’t want
Ears
They want
Money.
I guess that’s why you were
Such a great
Painter: you
Didn’t understand
Much
Else.



Poem Working Out - Charles Bukowski