Smuteční

…from the quills of the dead white poets

František Gellner (1881 -1914)

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Zbyla mě veteš vzpomínek,

zástavní list z mých hodinek

a zablácená promenáda

z dob, kdys mě ještě měla ráda.

V městě teď bouří karneval,

a já bych slzy proléval.

K úpadku spěje moje firma.

Pánbu mě pere všema čtyrma.

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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