Patti Masterman


How Much Are Words Like Bridges


How much are words like bridges-
Or fires, to cut a swathe,
Some distances not traveled;
Last stop, where love got off.

How often time's the bludgeon
That knocks us to our knees,
While heavy trains keeps coming;
While the smoke leaves on the breeze.

Submitted: Wednesday, June 15, 2011
Edited: Thursday, July 07, 2011

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