rare

man handled me an autograph from
Beau Jack.
said he sent it on to
me.
I told the man to tell
Beau Jack that I was
honored.
you never heard of
him.
he was a fighter.
many men fight but he was a
fighter.
Beau Jack.
the chills have just
run up my arms
now.
you just don’t
know.

Author
Charles Bukowski
Written
1992
Source
Original manuscript