Tell the coroner that I died
working for the commonwealth
Tell the coroner that I worked hard
and I went to hell
Oh heaven it's all the same
What's the lens you train your eye to see...
May we see thoroughly
I keep a prayer shawl in the left pocket
Of my leather jacket my mother gave it to me
Hold it tight between my thumb and my two fingers on the long long walk to the ferry...
And may we each