Edwina Reizer

(12/22/1937 / LAKEWOOD, NJ)

Walls


I see the walls that surround me
whenever I sit and write.
Those same walls caress me
when I sleep at night.

One of the walls holds my closet
where all my clothes are hung.
One of my walls is weary
from listening to songs I've sung.

I see the wall I love the best,
the one with the windowed view.
Whenever I look beyond that window
I can still see our rendezvous.

Submitted: Tuesday, October 29, 2013
Edited: Tuesday, October 29, 2013
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