Matt Mondschein

(3/16/60 / Macungie, PA.)

Auto Mechanics Mentality


on a crystal clear blue
morning day
passers by, hear clinging and clanging
of ratchets and rotors turning
on main street
in the borough of Emmaus, PA.

greased up mechanics faces
filled in dirt and grime
repair limping cars and trucks
round' bout' inspection time

only a customers hope
that the bill not be too high
for these days of despair
would make a car and truck driver
simply sigh

yet a man named Dan
at Hendricks motor sales
will tell no tales
just honesty and truth
where big mahoff car dealers
fail

Submitted: Tuesday, March 02, 2010

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