a week poem

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Status: Finished  |  Genre: Poetry  |  House: Booksie Classic

repeat

Monday

Curtain is askew its too dark to see but a blinding Monday light

A moan from beside you, you hate the shrill voice, another pounding head

Turn left, a glance, turn right, a sigh

Another trudge through these dreary days

 

Tuesday

You catch the first cry and slam your fist into its face

At least its not Monday

You stretch wider this time, scratch your head

The carpet morphs into a hollow clock

 

Wednesday

A faded whisper, a desperate plead

‘’Youre late’’

Scrambling, upright now a sharp pain in your foot

Was that lighter there before?

 

Thursday

Sprightly for once, warm water to caress a bleary eye

The cry is full of pride now,

You gently send it away

The sky looks nice today

 

Friday

Its always easiest at the end,

A goofy grin wakes you up

You button your shirt with trembling fingers

Nearly there


Submitted: September 02, 2015

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