Rocket  Joe                      Forever  in  Motion    

 

 

  Joe,  are  you  galloping  across  the  sky   jumping  over  clouds  during  the  day   and  stars  at  night?     Are  your  mane  and  tail  flowing   your  eyes  sending  out  sparkles   your  hooves  aglow?     Are  you  reliving  your  life  as  a  foal   galloping  and  bucking  across  the  pasture   tail  and  head  high,  jumping  everything  in  sight?     Are  you  thinking  of  Rosie  who  loved  you   cared  for  you,  fed  you,  grazed  you   as  you  grew  skinny  and  old  in  body  but  not  in  spirit?     Yesterday  you  stretched  out  on  the  ground  one  last  time   I  know  of  no  dry  eyes  among  those  who  loved  you   You  will  gallop  across  the  sky  forever,  leaving  a  trail  of  sparkles     Jane  Gilgun   5.30.13  

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