I keep the watch... within
laughing with the young
and shall laugh,
I race on.
with all the beloved Ghosts!
of the old dreams
... speeding so far
... far away
from the cautious arms of history.
They smile and slap hands
... jumping and
at this old man
driving alone past midnight
... riding memory upon a road that
leads toward dawn.
Memory of the brave
Silent tears from long ago.
the holy memory of them
... the brave.
... brothers in arms
Lou J. Klaiber
|Lou served in Vietnam in 3 Corps Vietnam during 1965 - 1966 as a Sergeant E-5.
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