'Me and Colt' are juniors in high school

 

from "These Fair Days"




Blue Moon

 

Me and Colt

are stretched out on the hood
leanin’ comfortable against the windshield

 

sippin’ beer
and admirin’ the stars.
Colt’s half pickin’ on his guitar

 

and we’re talkin’ on life and the ladies

and circumstances
and rodeoin’ and other subjects

 

too numerous to mention.

We’re not reachin’ any great conclusions
just enjoyin’ the peacefulness and the contentment

 

that comes every now and again.
It ain’t my intention to let this night slip by unacknowledged.

 

 

 

 





Poetry by jim The PoetBay support member heart!
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Written on 2019-07-08 at 15:49

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Thomas DeFreitas The PoetBay support member heart!
Oh, I just plain like this.
2019-07-10


Bibek
Must be a wonderful company: you and Colt. I can picture the two people vividly. 'Peacefulness and contentment' in nights like those are something to cherish.
2019-07-10


Lawrence Beck The PoetBay support member heart!
Great nights, well presented.
2019-07-08


Marie Cadavieco The PoetBay support member heart!
No, never let a night like that slip away without acknowledgement. I feel that I have been sitting nearby, back against a tree, maybe, listening to you expounding on life, ladies and so on. What a wonderful carefree memory to share.
2019-07-08


Katniss
I just imagine the scenary while playing guitar.. Great! Tthank u for sharing😀
2019-07-08