…from the quills of the dead white poets

František Gellner (1881 -1914)


Má milá rozmilá, neplakej!

Život už není jinakej.

Dnes buďme ještě veselí

na naší bílé posteli!

Zejtra, co zejtra! Kdožpak ví,

Zejtra si lehneme do rakví.

About Paul Jacko

Jacko was born in Czechoslovakia not long before the communist putsch in February 1948. He studied industrial chemistry there and left in 1969 for Australia, where he became a lawyer and established his own practice. He has now retired and beside hunting, fishing, camping, prospecting and playing golf he amuses himself by writing.
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