ODE TO AN OLD FATHER
“ODE TO AN OLD FATHER”
(On visiting my father’s grave in spirit.)
Goodbye, old soul, ole high heart
that “song and danced” at the world’s hardships,
sidestepped the great locomotives of early 20th century
that smiled at insults and to them gave
great Zircon deals for their lost pay.
Goodbye, old soul, that’ll never never go away!
WS Fisher lives in West Seattle, Washington
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