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Lights (tanka)

Updated on September 2, 2014

With his head turned down

His heart heavy with the shame

Weighing on his life

So when he turned the corner

Couldn’t see approaching lights


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      Sam Deal 3 years ago from Earth

      Wow, it's short but packs a punch. Nice work!

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      travmaj 3 years ago from australia

      great tanka - well chosen words and so sad...