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<i class="far fa-clock clock"></i>2 min read</span></div></div><a href=/2019/11/joe-mama/><img class="featured-image img-fluid" src=/uploads/2019/11/paul-gilmore-mwWJul4WkqU-unsplash.jpg alt="Image of: starry night"></a><div class=article-post><p>Faithful stars light faithless things,<br>And for my mind, the light still sings,<br>For questions the sky thus brings,<br>But answers forget to follow.<br>And on these musing nights I feel,<br>Wrapped in wonder of what is real,<br>One question is raised of utmost zeal,<br>The query: <em>Who is Joe?</em></p><p>This I wonder, and with no end;<br>The veiled identity I ought defend,<br>Though curiosity thus distend,<br>Which precludes a swift dismissal.<br>I’m now engrossed by ardent plea<br>To comprehend who Joe may be.<br>If this man be bound by sea,<br>His identity remains abyssal.</p><p>I search and quest to no effect,<br>For such a man I can’t detect,<br>But I remain without neglect<br>In immense confusion.<br>For now I lie upon the grass,<br>As thoughts like these harshly pass,<br>And I find within, alas!—<br>A satisfied conclusion.</p><p>Those who ask <em>Who is Joe?</em><br>At that comment surely know<br>What we all must undergo—<br>The human condition.<br>Joe—of course!—is no man,<br>But actually a moral plan,<br>A metaphor of what can:<br>A philosophy ambition.</p><p>Now I see that Joe is not<br>A product of what jokes begot,<br>But rather what humans sought<br>Beheld among history.<br>Joe is a symbol of what we want,<br>What humans dare often jaunt,<br>Yet to fearless seem to daunt:<br>An aimless mystery.</p><p>Also Joe Mama haha gottem.</p></div><div class=after-post-tags><ul class=tags><li><a href=/tags/creative-writing>creative-writing</a></li></ul></div><div class=article-post><p>See more of this author's content <a href=/author/Ian-Benway>here</a>.</p><p>Unless otherwise noted, all content herein is licensed under the <a href=https://creativecommons.org/licenses/by-nc-nd/4.0/>Creative Commons Attribution-NonCommercial-NoDerivatives 4.0 International License</a>. Please contact us for alternative licensing.</p><p>Send feedback and letters to the editor to feedback@thetaliaferrotimes.org.</p></div><div class="row PageNavigation d-flex justify-content-between font-weight-bold"><a class="d-block col-md-6" href=/2019/11/sylvia/>&#171; Sylvia!</a>
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