The Unwelcome Guest – December 28, 2014


The Unwelcome Guest

on this holy occasion …
an off-key chime
left a scar on the feast
… with a sigh
the stray guest,
announced his arrival
alone and silent
pale …
laughing no more,
we ingest our last pie
it’s plain to see
the party is over.

© G.s.k. ‘14

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