Benyamim Tsedaka

Hi, Smile, Bye - Poem by Benyamim Tsedaka

She stood in the entrance,
Her hand slightly
Leaning on him
And smiled:

He stood on the entrance threshold,
His feet slightly mincing
and waited:
Oh, Hi!

She has waited on the entrance threshold
Her hand slightly trembling,
Oh, What did you want?

He has paused on the Entrance threshold,
Moving his weight from foot to foot,
Fully forgotting,
Oh, What did I want?

She stood on the entrance threshold,
And he turned and walked on,
Parting Greeting:
Oh, Bye!

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Poem Submitted: Sunday, September 25, 2005

Poem Edited: Friday, July 27, 2007

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