At the Primary level is the morality of hunger,
At the Secondary is the ethics of reputation.
A kind of grace,
A kind of subtle,
Surrounds anything alive.
All crooks and politicians have fun.
Under nautical conditions, many Revolutionists
– even land-locked ones – might give their occupation as, “deck hand.”
One of the joys of local history
is the emergence of revealing patterns in light
of hindsight. (And from a band of hearty City thinkers came the cry,
“Hey, everything looks better from back here!”)
2, 3, 4…