parade your glorious bones

Shipwrecked, Polish American String Band Division, at Mummers Parade on New Year’s day 2011, in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania – photographer: Carol M. Highsmith.

So you’re a skeleton. Grab your gaudy glad rags and celebrate your pirate past.

Dance. Rattle. Shake. Imitate the life you once possessed.

Your damned style outshines the costumes of the living.

2017: the year to parade your glorious bones.