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Old Sailors Poem

Old Sailors Poem



OLD SAILORS SIT AND CHEW THE FAT

IN POORLY LITE BARS SITTING IN THE BACK



THE LIVES THEY LIVED AS THOSE DAYS DON'T LAST

AND ALL THE GOOD TIMES REMEMBERED FROM THE PAST

WITH THOUGHTS OF BELL BOTTOM BLUES

AND THOSE LITTLE WHITE HATS

AS THEY SINGLE UP LINES

BOTH FORE AND AFT



THEY RECALL LONG WATCHES LATE AT NIGHT…

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Added by Lee Damicone on November 14, 2019 at 5:25pm — No Comments

Why Do We Honor "Veterans"?

When you see Old Glory waving in a breeze,

When you hear the silence amongst the trees,

When you, to sleep, you lay your head ,

Your dreams can be happy, not filled with dread.

When you gaze upon a starlit night

And are not filled with constant fright

Because across the sky a star is streaking

And not a missile or mortar shell is shrieking.

When in your streets car horns are blowing

Instead of fires from bombs are glowing

When the sound…

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Added by Lee Damicone on November 7, 2019 at 3:29pm — No Comments

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