H ola, buenas dias, hell o he replied. My name Julio. Y ou speak english g ood me no spanish. H ot corner here, do you come often? si, every m orning to talk baseball. W OW Im a baseball freak too like Castr o Orestes Minnie Minoso...you remember? si outfielder infielder Chicago White S OX. I watch Cuba play D odgers in Havana in 1947. W OW. I remember Jackie R obinson his first season with Br ooklyn played in that game. H oly cow!..what you mean H oly cow? Oh just a saying scooter Rizzut o use to say. Who best Cuban player? N o problem...Marten Dihig o. W OW. He is in hall of fame C ooperstown with T ony Perez I saw at the big O no in Montreal in 1977 with Expos. H oly cow Julio said. We both kn ow beezball. I scout Washington Senat ors 1950s. H oly cow. Pedro Ramos, Jose Valdiviels o, Carlos Paula, Camilo Pascual, Evili o Hernandez, you scout these? Si..W OW, unbelievable. We could talk old baseball all day long. Si..t onite we meet at La Bodeguita del Medi o where Hemmingway and the great p oet Wallace Steven hung out...Babe Ruth the Bambin o drank there when in Havana t oo. So we will drink mojit os and talk beezball all night l ong. Si..see you t onite. Adios amigo.
RWP prompt 87.....vowel "O" NOTE Photo of me at hot corner in Havana where Cubans have PASSIONATE discussions/argument on baseball EVERY day. Every time in Havana I go there. Last year met this old guy and u guessed it talked beezball. This poem reflects some of what we talked about.