DEALING WITH AGE

I was useful then . . .

and used.

But now, I sort my yesterdays

as cast-off clothes,

pretending they are stylish,

then place them in my trunk

to rummage through tomorrow.

I think that next time, though,

I'll slip them on,

like worn-in boots,

and seek to help another.

   Steve Dunn Hanson

 

St. Louis 2002

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