Mudcat Café message #3994992 The Mudcat Café TM
Thread #56732   Message #3994992
Posted By: SamStone
02-Jun-19 - 07:34 PM
Thread Name: Mudcat Poetry Corner
Subject: RE: Mudcat Poetry Corner
he crested the top of the clouds
turned and waved slighted
and slid behind the embankment
we knew the instant that his spirit had left his body
and watched him ascend rapidly
into the heavens
there was no expression as he rose
but when he turned
he inclined his head slightly toward me
and nodded slightly
we never again looked back at his remains
still strapped in that huey