View Full Version : Hey Puck....

10-02-2008, 06:32 PM
You've probably seen this, but as a Prowler driver I thought you might find if funny if you haven't. It was passed on to me by a buddy who flew Intruders in Viet Nam...It's called Low Flight - a parody of the famous High Flight poem.

Oh! I've slipped through swirling clouds of dust, a few feet from the dirt.
I've flown the Intruder low enough to make my bottom hurt.
I've SRTC'd the desert, hills and valley, mountains, too.
Frolicked in the trees, where only flying squirrels flew.
Chased the frightened cows along, disturbed the ram and ewe,
and done a hundred other things, that you'd only care to do.
I've smacked the tiny sparrow, bluebird, robin, all the rest.
I've ingested baby eagles, simply sucked them from their nest.
I've streaked through total darkness, just the other guy and me,
and spent the night in terror of things I could not see.
I've turned my eyes to heaven, as I sweated through the flight,
put out my tired hand and touched The Master Caution Light.

10-03-2008, 07:13 PM
Nice, thanks for that Bigmac!