Musa Ndhlovu

(1994 April 04 / SOUTH AFRICA MPUMALANGA)

The Broken Frame


Windows where opened;
I saw a round pan,
From a distance it
Looked like it.
Up-close, it was a shadow
Of a frame moved by the wind,
From the opened windows.
On the floor, smashed!
Glasses all over the place.
Wait, what is that? A photo
From the frame has fell,
Oh no, I have fell, me: the photo
Have fallen with tears like
Glasses in mi eyes.

Submitted: Monday, October 14, 2013
Edited: Friday, October 25, 2013

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