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Rosebud, Texas
About Terry Brown

We were saddened to learn of the death of Terry Brown in an auto accident June 28, 2008, at age 54.



Bobbie Supreme

The old cow lost six inches
off that left horn years ago.
I don’t know how.

Watch her stand there
and chew her cud.
She’s shifting her
weight back and forth
to relieve those old
swollen knees.

That scar on her
left hip is my
uncles FJD brand
burned 18
years ago in Kansas.

You know that when we
grain she lets a runt
orphan nuzzle up
next to her to eat!

Shes’ still a
longhorn momma
in her heart.

© 2006, Terry Brown
This poem may not be reprinted or reposted without the author's written permission.


  About Terry Brown:

Terry Brown was born in Bossier City, La. and grew up on the eastern edge of the Great Plains. His family is in northwestern Iowa, eastern South Dakota and is scattered to Fort Scott, Kansas. His uncle, Frank J. Doherty began raising Registered Longhorn Cattle in Kansas in the early '70s.  Terry Brown currently runs Brown Brothers Cattle Company of Rosebud, Texas. The herd is primarily composed of registered breeding longhorn stock composed of old family bloodlines.





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