Daddy was once a little boy
restless on a
That little boy swallowed hardship
as his mind stretched like landscape.
That little boy imbibed a laughing room
as his spirit ascended cold flat roofs.
Six decades elapsed when that little boy
pieced together with a waiting universe.
Daddy’s daughter sits restless in the rain
looking through the nowhere for his grin
Today we honor all who gave so much for our freedom.
God bless our military and their families.
Happy Memorial Day!