Faye Sizemore

THE DAFFODIL THAT GROWS UPON YONDER HILL IN HONOR OF BILL

There be a daffodil
that grows on yonder hill
upon what should be
the grave of soldier Bill
but he still sleeps
in a foreign field
because in search
his bones have never yield
If they do not bring Bill home
at last, if it never comes to pass
… may that daffodil grow up their -@-