Treasure Island

John F. McCullagh

(09/28/1954 / Flushing)

Time in a Bottle


You cannot save time in a bottle,
that's not something a bottle can do.
Sure, time can be lost there
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Poet's Notes about The Poem

In honor of Jim Croce on the 40th anniversary of his passing

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  • Lyn Paul (9/20/2013 8:51:00 AM)

    A great title. Thank you for the poet notes, I do not know the history yet enjoyed your words (Report) Reply

  • Gajanan Mishra (9/20/2013 8:24:00 AM)

    saving time, most important, i like it.
    Please read my poem Family members and comment and vote. (Report) Reply

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