|←Poems by Robert Ervin Howard||Adventure (1926)
|Written in 1926 and sent in a letter to his friend Tevis Clyde Smith. First published in The Cross Plainsman (REHUPA #188), August 2004.|
I am the spur
That rides men's souls,
The glittering lure
That leads around the world.
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