Slips

They say it was

Around 9:00 PM

On January 26, 1700,

And that another one

Is grinding, lurking,

Destined to come,

And yet only .003%

Of the Campbell River

Population, that’s right,

Only 105 came to learn

How they might stay alive

When the Juan de Fuca

Slips again.

Stephen Nesbitt ©

From “Dockside” www.StrangersAndPoetry.com

9:59 AM December 17, 2014

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