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A Southern Gentleman...
by Ed Matlack
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J. Allen Wilson is a man of fine stature but he seems to kinda remind me of the hippie above...e



 


Lives in the southern most Carolina,


Loves the shore in Georgia & the sea,


Has found a new place other than Tybee,


Haunts this island paradise with his lady…


 


He sends pictures for us to feel envy,


Of sunrises, sunsets & a palm tree,


Such does exist on this island of beauty,


Home to his job he is now, working too hard,


I am sure he wouldn’t disagree…


 


Someday we will meet, that I can foresee,


To grasp that southern language I cannot guarantee,


I know for sure we will have a good time to the ‘enth degree,


To meet this poet and his lady in person will be for me jubilee…


© ed ~ 10/11/06

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Reviewed by Susan de Vegter
You have a good eye for friends, Ed and you two poets will enjoy one another a plenty. I'd "sho nuf" like to be a sqitter on the wall when you two have a "sit down".
Susan
Reviewed by alejapoet@aol.com Bennett
This is a real cute and relaxing one Ed. I will be settling down in the south in about 7 more years when I am 40 years of age. Georgia will be my home of relaxation.
Reviewed by Tinka Boukes
Sounds like a nice person!!

Love Tinka
Reviewed by J. Allen Wilson
“To grasp that southern language I cannot guarantee”
Ed dear sir, thank you for the most gracious thoughts and poem. I must say though that it is I who would be enlightened by the meeting of minds. However I really must confess…as Eileen so aptly states in her comment about Rufuz and China… Rufuz would need to know that China is not a kitty meal. As fer tha language you’ll pick that up reeel eazy…yall come back now ya hear…Peace and happiness to you.
Reviewed by Victor Buhagiar (Reader)
Must be a fascinating person. Victor
Reviewed by Karen Lynn Vidra, The Texas Tornado
Great tribute, Ed; very well done!

(((HUGS))) and much love, your friend in Tx., Karen Lynn. :D
Reviewed by Karla Dorman, The StormSpinner
Ed,

What a great tribute! Enjoyed this one very much, and still laughing at your comment re: my poem. LOLOL You, my man, are a howl!

(((HUGS))) and love, karla. :)
Reviewed by E T Waldron
Wonderful poem about J Allen! He and Leah are surely a couple you'd enjoy to meet and spend time with!When you do say hello for me.
Make sure you first teach Rufuz about China their cat;-)

Eileen
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