Jan Marie Parupia
Jan Marie Parupia Poems
|2.||You Know You'Re Old When................||5/31/2009|
|3.||When You'Re Down.....||5/31/2009|
|4.||Magnolia Bliss (Ode To Mississippi)||5/31/2009|
|5.||Come Walk With Me........||6/3/2009|
One day I was in a hurry,
My mind carried a heavy load,
When I came upon a slow moving train,
On a track across my road.
And as I sat there waiting,
Till the train was gone at last,
I looked down at my wrist watch,
And found five minutes had passed.
I cursed both God and Fate,
As I hurried on my way,
Till I came upon a scene,
That haunts me to this day.
A heap of twisted metal,
No living soul to be found,
Around one car the broken glass,
Of beer bottles lined the ground.
On my cell I called the authorities,
Spoke in voice both ...