B.A. and J.D. from the University of Florida. Father and lifelong resident of the 'sunshine state.' http: //www.poemhunter.com/alto-lee-thomas-jr/
I reckon that your eyes and lips have long been known to me.
I would know you by your eyes alone.
Your lips, when parting by degrees, unleash your voice to me
In harmonies like angel's songs.... more »
I stand before the open grave
As dirt, by handfuls, slowly trickle down to coffin's lid.
We greet each other's reddened eyes with tearful smiles
And gaze down upon the remnants of our longtime friend.... more »
The chill... more »