No One Wears Pocket Watches Anymore

by on April 17, 2019 :: 0 comments

he always had his thumb
and index finger in his watch
pocket trying to hold time
still

it was his ‘prize’ possession
and he held it lovingly
stroked it constantly
chanting to ease its burden

of knowing the exact size
of tomorrow

editors note:

A true nervous tick. – mh clay

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