Chalk

There was a long fall

concrete rushing past

cushioned by steel and a bed of glass

Refracted light from the sun rising

shone on the chalk outline

drawn where footsteps tread softly

and whispers follow close behind

dragging their souls along

to catch one last glimpse of salvation

Image by Gerd Altmann from Pixabay

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