THE RED LINE

THE RED LINE

Tuesday, February 24, 2015

Living Minute-To-Minute || Poet Veritas

Living Minute-To-Minute

Living minute-to-minute

Waiting for that phone to ring

Watching it and anticipating

As I pace back and forth, restless, anxious...

I can hear the ticking of the clock in the kitchen - it's deafening

I can feel my heat's bounding pulse in my ears

Waiting for that phone to ring

Like a convict getting strapped down for a lethal injection, struggling,

Hoping that the governor will call.


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