Wednesday, June 5

Prompt Tuesday-Image Seven, Letitia Minnick

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Letitia Minnick

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A Bench with a View

Put me at ground zero
when the folly of men
push that demonic button.

Let me feed the ducks
and contemplate the clouds of
some serene vista
as I vaporize.

It is enough to be at the mercy
of political foolishness
without being made
to suffer its aftermath.