Treasure Island

Manonton Dalan

(virginia, usa)

We Are Together


i am trying to erase fossils
from the walls for that long
soap and towel might do trick
shadows i can't remove; steady
more vibrant when light is off
yes they're coming thru blinds

there's this shadow holding bars
i won't be like her, a somebody
looking out, pretending to be free
i see her every time i open blinds
i have to so i will be with her
now she's with me looking at moon

Submitted: Friday, July 26, 2013
Edited: Friday, July 26, 2013

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