John McCornack

(Yukon, Oklahoma)

Amish School


Step back in time to when walking to school
Was filled with activities and many a new thrill
Like seeing a new born calf or a baby colt,
Maybe even hearing a song by a whippoorwill

For it was a special day and time to learn
Reading and more arithmetic on the board
For it was another day in an Amish School
A proper time for life to be fully explored

Submitted: Monday, January 07, 2008
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