Virus

Child’s Game

“Hold your breath!”

passing a graveyard we said

In the back seat of a 57 Ford

gravely

acknowledging the dead.

Now, out walking, I hold

my hand over my mouth

careful to not breathe in

air of living people

passing.

2 thoughts on “Virus

  1. This brings back so many memories of my youth. And of course life today. Beautifully written beautifully said thank you so muchMary Robinson says:

    This brings back so many memories of my youth. And of course life today. Beautifully written beautifully said thank you so much

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