Dang Huy

The Door Creaks - Poem by Dang Huy

A smallish child sits in
the stalling hinges of a painted door
through weathered passage has been soundly

'Used to reach with leisure
fingers out to bear the layman standards
of an entry; pa snuck in between
the creaks

Every night he caught his wife
engaging in the dirty act of dreaming.

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Poem Submitted: Wednesday, March 16, 2005

Poem Edited: Wednesday, March 16, 2005

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