Babbling Brookes [Babbling] (11 May 1954 / Macclesfield)
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Better The Devil
Sometimes doors open bold and unexpected
Or slams shut with such finality to make your soul shudder.
Windows on to our life remain closed, our inner turmoil lies hidden behind
The curtains that mask our failing and longings in equal measures.
You lie hidden behind the wine fumes that you take as refuge,
A façade of smoke and mirrors which melt in the day's reality
And I, the not so innocent spectator, wonder why.
The Baroque dreams we once had hover on the ceiling
And are now as dissi