Victory Dance, 1945
On that night in San Diego
When he danced with Betty Grable
And with all his G. I. buddies
Was invited to her table…
Writer Nick Sweet’s poem, Victory Dance, 1945, offers a gut punch of genuine emotion. His words weave a web that is both visceral in its expressiveness and enlightening in its portraiture of postwar existence.
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