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Requiem for Ike

Open the earth at Abeline;Roll back the crusty sod.Our last best soldier’s goneTo his generic God.Chant a dirge for fallen Atlas.What muse?ICBM Saturn?Nike-Zeus?Brave blue-eyed Ike is deadDead as the dismal decades he led.

Requiem for Ike

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