Treasure Island

Shalom Freedman

(Troy New York)

The Night Is Here


THE NIGHT IS HERE

The night is here
Calm is with it
I do not have to dream
I just have to look-

However black the sky
The lights of the city
And the cool breeze say,

‘Life need not be more than it is,
Sip the coffee
Taste the pastry
Live in the small pleasure- now’

Submitted: Saturday, October 12, 2013
Edited: Friday, October 25, 2013
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