20. Night Walk—solitude

A Night without stars.

One lamp on the way,
gently shining on us both,
me and my shadow.

I asked my shadow,
”will you be with me forever? ”
The shadow answered,
“You see, I’m always beside you.”

Then the road turned into darkness.

The shadow disappeared.

by Eugene Issaus

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Praise for your beautiful., provocative poem. Regards, Sandra Fowler