Tagged: odds

in the middle of

in the middle of
the night, the mind runs
errands the body
pretends to know
nothing about,
reshuffles everything
we’ve said or felt or
said we’ve felt
so that there are
new hands to play
by morning, with
over two-point-five
million possibilities
hidden beneath
our poker faces
.
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duty and freedom

nine times out of

nine times out of
ten, there is a crosswalk
between here
and
there
, we are
waiting for the
light to turn, and
you have caught me
staring as if
these words
could bridge the gap
in our history
.
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nine times out of ten,