Kevin Scanlon Poems
|1.||How To Be A Billionaire||6/24/2015|
|2.||The Ghost Of Casey Jones||6/25/2015|
|4.||Pluto Gets Some Respect||7/10/2015|
|5.||Chess In The Universe||2/28/2017|
|6.||Deep Pressin' Blues||4/18/2018|
|11.||Daniel Boone Motel||10/13/2015|
|13.||Casey Jones' Dream||6/24/2015|
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Casey Jones' Dream
He was born in Missouri when the Civil War was on
And moved to Cayce, Kentucky, as a boy
He was nicknamed for the little railway town
And his wooden train was by far his favorite toy.
Casey Jones' dream was to be a good engineer
To make the iron horse move people and freight
To never be late and face his task without fear
But he never knew he'd wrestle with the cruel hand of fate.
At fifteen he telegraphed for the M&O line
And was driving for the I.C. by twenty-seven
He married and settled down in Jackson, Tennessee
Had three children and thought he ...