if you want forever then i need to think about our retirement age

i want to grow Colville with you
two old farts at the refrigerator
but when we’re at the ocean camping on the beach
my attention will be on you inside the tent.
i want to grow Colville with you
travel the world with our ice cream
but avoid the war and enjoy the small town objective.
i want to grow Colville with you
watch endless movies and blur our lives into them
but when reality sets in I will sit on the edge of tub quietly with you.

i want to grow together

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About Crazy Irishman

Touted as a working man's poet, Martin Durkin has been writing professionally for the last 12 years. He has appeared in over twenty anthologies across North America, including, "And left a place to stand on", a collection of poems and essays about the late great Al Purdy. Durkin has also published two collections of poetry, "Hypnotic Childhood", and "The Sound of Quish". Over the past 4 years, Durkin has been on hiatus for the most part but has recently come back to the poetry scene creating a poetry site called crazyirishman.wordpress.com, where in the past year he has written over 100 poems and created a cross over page on https://www.facebook.com/crazyirishmanpoetry where he gives a story behind each of the pieces written. View all posts by Crazy Irishman

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