27 March 2008

Reflections


I’m tempted, believe me,
I’d jump this solitary ship
in an instant to
taste that ease.

I’m at sea with the lore as it is.

But there, quay-side,
you all seem alike, preoccupied
with expressions of individuality –
or are you reflections in waves?
© 7 March 2008, I. D. Carswell