He’s no longer here in bodily form.
His ash was buried when it was past warm.
Conclude, ‘back to nature’ integrated.
At Todmorden Unitarian Church.
Above and beyond the towering spire.
At the highest point, if you were to search,
its place in the graveyard, should you enquire.
The commemoration to Jack Pepper.
As if his remains are buried down there.
Which they are. Just gone sooner, forever.
Recalled, with this record of him interred.
Amongst all those stones, once grand now fading,
Is Jack’s little rememb’rance, parading