Below is the poem entitled I Remember which was written by poet
Ahearn. Please feel free to comment on this poem. However, please remember, PoetrySoup is a place of encouragement and growth.
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The brown raging river flows fast
Along the southing flooded shores
Where once a younger I had passed
Those many long lost years of yore.
I am reminded of August
Of fifty-five: the great deluge
When the river was its deepest
And residents fled to refuge
From the continuous rising
Water. I remember houses
Afloat and animals clinging
To life with their frenzy faces.
I remember…just standing here
Gazing at this mighty Delaware.