The River

The ever evolving, living, breathing river,
simultaneously flows through past and present,
on into the future,

watching history unfold
while giving life and pleasure to many,
eroding that which seems eternal.

A fragile, yet resilient creature,
that many presume a right to own,
but within the relentless march of time

are so fleetingly present in it’s life.

About George Fripley
I am a writer who enjoys writing humour, satire, poetry and sometimes a bit of philosophy. I live in Perth, Western Australia and occasionally get a poem or article published. It's all good fun! I have two books available for unwary readers, Grudges, Rumours and Drama Queens- The Civil Servant's Manual (This contains all that anybody could ever want to know about why government runs so slowly) and More Gravy Please! - the Politician's Handbook. (available through Amazon)

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