Blinded by Silence

Waxen royal figures

Whose mere presence

Evoked excitement

At least, in their own minds

Never worked–consequently

Never had any money

Extinct volcanoes

Talked incessantly

To dispel silence

Icy death stares

Greeted non-listeners

No explanations given

 

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Author: warturoadam77p

65 year old married retired communications worker with three grown children, transplanted from the Midwest to the sunny Gulf Coast.

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