SENTINEL POETRY (ONLINE) #21
ISSN 1479-425X   
August 2004

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JAMES SCOTT


FRIGID WATERS


riverboat edging
towards the shore
water bursting
through the floor

captain shouting
throttle at
full thrust
current pulling
as boards
creek and toss.

darkness falls
river moves
to sea.
It's the frigid waters
that keep us
beneath.

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