Absolute Twaddle: Spectre or Rector?

12 April, 2022 by katelaity

A ghostly figure stares at the narrator in an old drafty corridor
From the British Library

Spectre or Rector?

Are you a ghost

or are you a spectre?

Do you instruct

or merely hector?

Is your presence

a warning to the

curious or cursed?

Or do you lament

paths or courses

not pursued?

Your faint resemblance

to Rector Dankworth

Gives one to ponder

with faintest of mirth

if that lauded person

found himself worse

in incessant scourge…

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