Twins - Poem by Alexander Coppedge
Early morn they stand above fog, enormously tall under firmament line, they reflect light on smaller structures: them seen afar side by side.
Large majestic giants in their appearance they soar, tops seen in far distance placed nearby water; near harbor port which provide.
Twins were to protect nation interests, resolution against economic turmoil; provide growth accomplishments:
all seeing them were proud.
Watchers inside were living realities, temples of retail held many, Behemoths of steel rivets joined locking metal: them high in the sky.
Buyers came to them, they brought from stores items, tradesmen rented sold there; pastured guest conducts in:
lights out before midnight.
Monsters hollow forms iron skeleton frame hold lives on floors, crack dream captured desires; its pained lives: flies given to man's lust delights.
You can hear people inside them, commerce swaps of transactions paid; sound of chang of registers: people in exchange of green.
Herd hooves pace security, footsteps upon pavements in masses, them in rushes to come; them be quick to go: steps to have their needs.
Sunrise blurred vision seen not singular, mistaken to be reflection them mountains at dawn light; towers them to stand over us to be seen.
Two slices they be of a pie in man's heaven, economic scheme of their ambition; titans reach cloud: cages of greed in the jungle of man.
Poet's Notes about The Poem
Comments about Twins by Alexander Coppedge
Read this poem in other languages
This poem has not been translated into any other language yet.