Altair Laahad


The untrodden lane


The little boy runs down the street
in a neighborhood where the clamor
and discontent of a population
swirls down his ears to the brain
as in a funnel imbibing the warnings
on road signs,
he stumbles, falls and rises
and looks for an untrodden lane...

Submitted: Saturday, May 11, 2013
Edited: Monday, September 16, 2013

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