Now

Many exercised their creative talents during downtime on patrol by writing poetry or prose. Here's a spot to share yours.
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rmbowen
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Joined: Wed Oct 25, 2006 7:25 pm
First Name: Roy
Last Name: Bowen
Crew?: Both
Which Years on Board: 1967-1971
Special Crew?: Neither
Rate: EM2(SS/DV)

Now

Post by rmbowen » Thu Oct 03, 2013 9:50 pm

Remember that last night at home before going aboard the Madison to set the manuvering watch - or boarding that flight to Scotland for the change of command? I know you do. Perhaps this poem will stir up some bittersweet memories of those last few hours before you had to say "good-by".
The name of this poem is "Now" I hope you enjoy it.


Now

Hold me now, my darling,
And tell me how much you care.
Help me delay the morning,
The sun I once thought so fair.

Let us not waste a moment,
Not a second while we’re alone.
Hold me now, my darling,
For tomorrow I’ll be gone.

Copyright# TXu001882466 - RMB
R.M. Bowen EM2(SS/DV)
1967-1970 blue crew April 1970-1971 gold crew

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