Bill Grace


The Gulf - Poem by Bill Grace

With wife not with me
Strong willed and beautiful
Having known me as customer a long time
Intamacy enough to earn a playful scorn
We both paused and took each other in - if only for a moment
Looked across that vast gulf of age, income, education,
Our shade of skin
And realized the gulf that divided us was vastly more
Than a counter at McDonalds.

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Poem Submitted: Friday, July 27, 2007

Poem Edited: Friday, March 25, 2011


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