Jane Shewmaker Hale

(Buffalo, Missouri)

Citius, Altius, Fortius - Poem by Jane Shewmaker Hale

Swifts rays of sun. a flame has
traveling from Olympia, Athens, to
High hopes, famous names, Competitive
are enroute to Atlanta, Georgia
10,000 strong, torch bearers race
kilometer heroes, women, children, and
Cheering crowds wait for athletes to tempt
The Centennial flame blazes . . . Let the Games

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Poem Submitted: Thursday, January 2, 2003

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