Ghost of a Chance: You see a man / trying to think. / You want to say / to everything: / Keep off! Give him room! / But you only watch / terrified / the old consolations / will get him at last / like a fish / half-dead from flopping / and almost crawling / across the shingle, / almost breathing / the raw, agonizing / air / till a wave / pulls it back blind into the triumphant sea. -- Adrienne Rich
This one is for two strong women: Joan Joffe Hall and Shirley Woodka
I understand there was some controversy about the coroner's ruling concerning Josephus Jones's death.
Together -- father and son, the atheist and the believer, we enter the churning, mysterious sea.