Good Samaritan Village (Edit)
Good Samaritan Village city Kansas Alt 1916 Pop 13481
Tall, black frock coat and a preacher’s hat
looked at the teener, passed right by.
Girl sat sobbing by a house knocked flat,
raged at the violence in the sky.
Pin-stripe banker and a tan brief-case,
apologised for rushing, bi-zee guy:
Girl and her dog they got no place,
house blew down - why shouldn't she cry?
Guy with an earring and a teared-up eye
gave her a dollar, for pity's sake.
Policeman collars 'em, walking by.
‘Both'rin’ you gal? This guy onna make?’
‘Just move on Sir, I guess ya know why!’
‘Yessir, dreckly, hope you comprehend'
he ruffled the fur over Toto’s eye-
‘I ain’t no paedophile, Ah’m Dorothy’s friend’