Treasure Island

Shalom Freedman

(Troy New York)

Why Do I Walk With Such Sadness?


Why do I walk with such sadness?
Why am I so tired and old?
Why does the non- beauty of many in the downtown crowd disturb me?
Am I so beautiful?

Why the sadness?
Why the tiredness?
Why so easily disturbed?

Old old old
Is not a picnic.

Submitted: Monday, August 06, 2012
Edited: Tuesday, August 07, 2012

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