Night Light

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

I light
a wee, little
flame
every night.
To keep
darkness
away.

I shroud it
in a marble
casket,
so it doesn’t
shine
unrestrained.

It sits by the
doorway,
forlorn all night;
on the cold,
winter floor.

As I sleep soundly
in my bed,
assured
i’m not alone.

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2 Comments

Filed under Poetry, The world around me

2 responses to “Night Light

  1. sprinklesofchatter

    Thankyou! 😀

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