It was May 1987 when Janet and I met just beyond the steps at St. James
and my bride made her face to shine upon me, and I made my face to shine upon hers
and we made our vows of years to come to one another in the presence of our friends
and were married and became man and wife, and one.
We fully made love for the first time that night in a desert far away
and have made love many times and in many ways since
and have three beautiful children to show for it
each a surprise, each loved, each loving.
And we have taught them and fought with them, watched them and ignored them
been perplexed b...