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Boundary Rider

forever somewhere in the distance

By Roderick MakimPublished 4 months ago Updated 4 months ago 1 min read
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The boundary rider

Plodding on by step by step

On an old grey nag

Grey hair and white hat

Turned grey with time.

__

The old horse

So used to the track it treads

The old man can

Use both weathered old hands

To roll a smoke.

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He pats his pocket

For a match

And nods

A lined old face

As he passes by

Step by step by step.

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Seems he has been riding

This track forever

Seems he will ride on

Forever

As the the old grey horse

Plods on

Into the distance.

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They will be

Forever

Out there

Somewhere

In the distance.

nature poetry
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About the Creator

Roderick Makim

Read one too many adventure stories as a child and decided I'd make that my life.

I grew up on a cattle station in the Australian Outback and decided to spend the rest of my life seeing the rest of the world.

For more: www.roderickmakim.com

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