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Arrivals and Departures

Revisiting what was lost

Photo by Sandis Helvigs on Unsplash

When we left the gate, looking for our car
I wondered, “What if we can’ find it; how long can he walk?”
He was shuffling already; his words just as halting.
But amidst the dying leaves of October
we found it, he and I, after walking just far enough
out of our way.



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Terry Barr

Terry Barr

I write about music, culture, food, and my Alabama past in One Table One World, The Riff, InTune, FanFare, SongStories, Rock n”Heavy, Counter Arts, and Pop Off.