Sisyphus Hits the Gym

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Too many wrinkly bodies at the gym
hoping for resurrection, but my neighbor (Jim)
whispered the skinny on graceful aging:

don’t go backward on the courts, cuz
friends — pickleball ain’t table tennis

One false move will send you to the afterlife
But the fitness center waits for no…

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