5 days ago

Drop him off dirty, drive away quickly

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Short, chubby legs.
Baggy, blue shorts,
Red sneaks, white laces.
Screaming yellow Batman tee shirt.
Born to be a ginger.
Running hard down the dirt path.
Hands in the air.
Shrieks of wonder over a squirrel.
Four fingers old.
Smile of a delinquent angel.
Face first, down hard.
A splash, a scream.
The ooey gooey mud puddle
never saw him coming.
Drop…

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Thomas Plummer

Thomas Plummer

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A simple life dedicated to leaving the world a little better than I found it. Long career in the business of fitness, writer of books, speaker, personal coach.