In the Shadow of a Skyscraper

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Status: Finished  |  Genre: Poetry  |  House: Booksie Classic
Short, but I hope it makes a point.

Submitted: September 24, 2008

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Closing time and

The manager goes to the dumpster in the alley

To dispose of uneaten scraps from

His wealthy patrons.

 

As he returns he stops for a moment

To kick the hungry vagrant

Waiting by the trash.


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