A man came riding by on his rocking horse
At great speed
I didn’t care
I was reclining on my sideboard
Eating a lobster Thermidor
So sorry

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Ride On To The Rodeo Joe

Holes in his jeans, Holes in his soul
Rides with the wind, Flies with his mare
To the cracked saloon, To the empty fire pit of life
Ride on to the rodeo Joe

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waiting water.
The heat of
summer beats
on my Stetson
I give my horse
his head
while dozing
in the saddle
He will see
me home

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and although it was a carousel
I swear the beast moved high above
the green of ground
stopping once to sip
from the stream we followed

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