they all stood still

they all stood still,
the wind, the rain,
the trees, the crowd,

even the clouds.

it was I who
seemed to be moving,
moving away on rails
working hard,
huffing and panting
to take me out:
off the city I love,
the city flawed perfect;
to another,

a familiar stranger.

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Photo by Alex Iby


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