Dinner guests

dinner-guests

Dinner guests
travelers with long necks
with strings attached
begging to be touched
brought to life.
 
Obliging their request
placed each one in my lap
felt them breathe as I hummed
my fingers slowly gliding
up and down they smiled
in return giving me
wings
to fly beyond yesterdays
losses that haunt me
so much.

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