In the end our rebel dies,
but what a meteoric rise!
Better to fall from a flaming star
than never to soar so high and far.
Imagine the youth’s incredible rush:
Drugs, sex, and rock in one great gush!
And the thrill of that still in his eyes
as he drops from the skies.
The officers call in one fatality,
but death gives him immortality.
T. Allen Culpepper