fuche_bu

GAME PLAN

It’s after 1:00 AM

and I’m sitting on a wooden bench

outside the airport.

 

It’s a rainy, drizzly night

but surprisingly not stifling;

an occasional pleasant, cool breeze

 

There’s a stray cat roaming about

the departure and arrival area.

He’s wet and makes

an unsuccessful bid to break it.

 

He meows at me for sympathy

but I have no response

and nothing to give.

I have 7 hours before flying.

 

It would appear
that neither one of us

put a lick of quality thought

into our game plan tonight.

Comments2

  • Claudelle DeLuna

    Great write!
    well you could have offered the cat a
    word of sympathy! LOL
    😊✌

    • fuche_bu

      The cat is probably making out better than I am but we could have probably consoled each other better.

    • Goldfinch60

      Those errors in our lives only add to our experience.

      • fuche_bu

        Handling ennui is a good part of poetry if you really think of it. thanks for dropping by.



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