Crushed

lockers

A breathless face lies
Memories in photographs
Shock settles in tears.

A numbness enters
Smiles fixed frozen in young eyes
Inexplicable sadness.

A weak connection
Crush heartache in times long gone
Unforgotten clear.

Paula Antonello Moore, Poetry. Copyright: Friday, January 23, 2015
For A.G.

Image: Lockers, by Photojournalism classes at Maize High School, Maize, Kan.

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