A Light In The Attic

There's a light on in the attic.
Thought the house is dark and shuttered,
I can see a flickerin' flutter,
And I know what it's about.
There's a light on in the attic.
I can see it from the outside.
And I know you're on the inside... lookin' out.

by Shel Silverstein

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a beautiful poem
which type of poem is this? (i.e. sonnet, free verse, imagery poem etc.) ?
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