Driving Ambition – A Poem

My driving is perfection.
I know this because I drive a Ford Cliche,
And have one aim when behind the wheel:
to remove the worst driver in the world,
Arthur Goode, from Britain’s roads.
In my car, I am perfection,
I am the enemy of the Goode.

About TanGental

My name is Geoff Le Pard. Once I was a lawyer; now I am a writer. I've published several books: a four book series following Harry Spittle as he grows from hapless student to hapless partner in a London law firm; four others in different genres; a book of poetry; four anthologies of short fiction; and a memoir of my mother. I have several more in the pipeline. I have been blogging regularly since 2014, on topic as diverse as: poetry based on famous poems; memories from my life; my garden; my dog; a whole variety of short fiction; my attempts at baking and food; travel and the consequent disasters; theatre, film and book reviews; and the occasional thought piece. Mostly it is whatever takes my fancy. I avoid politics, mostly, and religion, always. I don't mean to upset anyone but if I do, well, sorry and I suggest you go elsewhere. These are my thoughts and no one else is to blame. If you want to nab anything I post, please acknowledge where it came from.
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10 Responses to Driving Ambition – A Poem

  1. What a confidence on the driving

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  2. willowdot21 says:

    I see you now, a knight in a ford fiesta righting all wrongs , smashing all records ☀️

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  3. noelleg44 says:

    Do you drive with a lance out the window? And what is a Ford Cliche? Is that a real model?

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  4. I think I’ll keep an extra eye on the road when you’re behind the wheel, Geoff. Lol.

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  5. JT Twissel says:

    I don’t recall seeing any Ford Cliches on British roads … A few Dodgey Darts perhaps!

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