Tony Jolley

Rookie (17th June 1958 / England)

Deer-Ly Departed - Poem by Tony Jolley

Just before: it saw.
Just perhaps, it knew.
But in that fatal, final second
Did it think like me and you?

Just before: it saw.
I hope to God it knew,
That in that frantic, braking battle
I’d done all that I could do.

Comments about Deer-Ly Departed by Tony Jolley

  • (10/17/2007 3:37:00 AM)

    A headlights on high moment! (Report) Reply

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  • (4/26/2006 3:28:00 AM)

    lovely and very touching.keep it up.kelly (Report) Reply

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Poem Submitted: Thursday, April 13, 2006

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