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#40 Walk the Streets







I walk the streets,
King of no road.
More often than not
I've no where to go.
But I know I can knock
at the doors of my kin
Where the old and the young hasten
And warmly welcome me in.
Change diapers, play games,
Or maybe just talk,
My times been well spent,
I'm full for the walk.
I'm a rich man with no money,
And perhaps a has been,
But I'm not really lost,
At least not to sin.


Dennis Jeffrey Ridley
#40 copyright 1994
Passing Through 32-40 copyright 1994
dennisridley@rocketmail.com
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