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Jose Padua: Restraint

It takes great effort
on my part,
walking the colorful,
tree-lined streets
on these fresh
and beautiful
new spring days,
not to turn to
the next person
coming my way,
or crossing my path
without saying,
“What if we’re
all screwed?”


Copyright 2017 Jose Padua


“Arcade” by Jose Padua

One comment on “Jose Padua: Restraint

  1. triciaknoll
    April 10, 2017

    Ain’t this the truth.

    Liked by 1 person

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