A letter
delivered to my old address
and my old life
declared that I had won
a free burial plot.
I had to upgrade
to be buried horizontally.
Hell, I probably had to upgrade
just to get buried vertically
but head up.
In my old life
I guess that would have been
a win.

Herb Kauderer
If you have any thoughts on this poem,  
  Herb Kauderer   would be pleased to hear them.