By James C. Allen
The poem is meant to be read after watching this video for context.
Synopsis: I think of the boys on the island,/stout young legs/on the boardwalk/pulling the groceries,/wagons like/we had as kids.
Written for his life partner of 22 years the poem is part of a collection from James C. Allen’s book “Saying Goodbye To Rue”.
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