Jan G. Otterstrom F.

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SENSE OF DUTY

His sense of duty became
burdensome ambiguous
frightful as being dragged
towed into deeper water
by wave back wash return
as he grasped slippery
sea grass, clutched in dread
he gasped for air until
he learned, finally, to let go.




c) Jan G. Otterstrom F. December 26, 2013